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Entries now open for Africa’s $75,000 youth entrepreneurship prize

Entries are now open for the Anzisha Prize, the premier award for Africa’s top young entrepreneurs. Over US$75,000 in cash prizes will be shared...
josh
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Visa denied! How a broken dream triggered this young …

“Looking back, I’m happy my US visa was denied because it made me do something at home.”
Anzisha Team
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Finding Africa's top young entrepreneurs: Looking back on …

“To think of the Anzisha Prize as a once-a-year event would be an underestimate of the programme,” says Josh Adler, director of the Centre...
Anzisha Team
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West Africans shine at 2014 Anzisha Prize Gala Awards

Alain Nteff (Cameroon), founder of Gifted Mom was announced as the grand prize winner of the 4th annual Anzisha Prize Award, receiving a US$25,000...
Anzisha Team
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Five esteemed African entrepreneurs to judge the Anzisha Prize 2014 …

Wendy Luhabe, Khanyi Dhlomo, Willy Mukiny Yav, Wanjiru Waweru Waithaka and Mohamed Nanabhay will decide which Anzisha finalists walks away with $75,000 in prizes.
josh
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