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Young entrepreneur shares lessons from running a food business …

“I want young people to change their thinking and not to believe that it is better overseas, because in the DRC and Africa there...
Anzisha Team
2 min read

Meet the computer whizz from Togo who built his …

Sam Kodo was just seven when he started building his first robot that could both circumvent obstacles and interact with people. Now he is...
Anzisha Team
3 min read

Thinking like a CEO: Why a 19-year-old is winning …

Tom Osborn has a humble manner about him, which is surprising since, at the age of 19, he has already been recognised as one...
Anzisha Team
3 min read

How Africa’s top young entrepreneur in 2014 is solving …

“For me changing the world isn’t about creating a new phone that the whole world buys. For me it is just about bringing positive...
Anzisha Team
3 min read

How this young entrepreneur built his township cycle tour …

During the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, entrepreneurial activity flourished as South Africans prepared to host an influx of sporting fans and...
Anzisha Team
3 min read

How David Mwendele is making money to fund his …

Tanzanian social entrepreneur David Mwendele was born into a poor family, lived on the streets when his parents separated and was eventually taken in...
Anzisha Team
2 min read

How Freddie the Dreamer introduced technology in rural Tanzania

Tanzanian entrepreneur Frederick Swai says that in his rural village in the Mbeya region, “almost 90% of the youth know how to use computers”,...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Young Ugandan creates business management app for SMEs

Ugandan Titus Mawano is the 23-year-old entrepreneur behind Ffene, an award-winning business management platform for African small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that assists with...
josh
3 min read

The story of Best Ayiorwoth: Starting a microfinance business …

“I never wanted to stop at that point in my education so it angered me… I would always remind myself that someday when I...
josh
4 min read