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Unleashing Africa’s Agricultural Entrepreneurs: Tony Elumelu Foundation

The agriculture sector represents Africa’s greatest opportunity to drive inclusive, sustainable growth, and one of the few sectors with the potential to lift millions...
Sihle Magubane
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Women’s Entrepreneurship: How to Measure the gap between …

  This paper analyzes data on female and male entrepreneurship that were collected by the World Bank Group’s Entrepreneurship Database. Recognizing the importance of...
Sihle Magubane
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Africa Must be Nourished by Africans

Chickens are a key player in African Development. In his passionately delivered acceptance speech, Ibrahima Ben-Aziz Konate, 2017 Anzisha Grand Prize Winner opened with...
Sihle Magubane
1 min read

Young Emerging Entrepreneurs Share Anzisha Prize, Africa’s Premier …

22 year old, Ibrahima Ben Aziz Konate from Cote D’Ivoire takes Anzisha Grand Prize African Leadership Academy and Mastercard Foundation are pleased to announce...
Anzisha Team
2 min read

Laying Solid Foundations for Entrepreneurial Success

Too often, most budding  entrepreneurs think: “If I have the right idea, at the right time, I will be able to attract the customers...
Sihle Magubane
1 min read

10 Key Finance Terms for Entrepreneurs

Successfully raising capital for a new venture is extremely difficult.  Initially, friends and family may form a significant component of investment, but approaching more...
Stephen Fox
1 min read

Entrepreneurship, African Development and the Anzisha Prize

Young people represent the fastest growing demographic in Africa. Many are already economically active—some motivated by necessity to help their families. With access to...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Africa’s Youth at the Forefront of Africa’s …

Disruptive digital innovation is transforming Africa’s economic potential, creating new target markets and unprecedented consumer choice.  So how are Africa’s young entrepreneurs contributing and...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

3 things you need to know about the Rise of …

Did you know that Africa’s youth population is set to more than double by the year 2055? Yes, you read that correctly, double, in...
Anzisha Team
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