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Rockstar entrepreneur Karidas Tshintsholo: from wire cars to SA …

Karidas Tshintsholo, like most other four year olds, halted what he was doing as soon as he heard the distant and jarring jingle of...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Young Moroccan entrepreneur digitizes the road

Ten years ago, Moroccan entrepreneur Issam Darui started work as his bus-driver brother’s assistant. In the humming bus stations of the country’ cities, the then...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Paying yourself a salary as a small business owner: …

As a small business owner, you may have encountered difficulty in paying yourself a salary, or at the very least a steady and predictable...
Grace Kalisha
2 min read

Young woman seizes gap in logistics market, inspiring other …

Ifrah Arab, at only twenty years old, mastered the business of last mile distribution in a remote part of Northeastern Kenya. Essential items were...
Anzisha Team
2 min read

Anzisha Prize to Ecosystem: Fight Bias Against Women in …

Meet Ifrah Arab, 20 from Kenya, founder of SuperMom, a last-mile distribution company which employs women and makes sustainable products easily accessible to them...
Fanta Traore
2 min read

Why Not Entrepreneurship?

The Choices Made by a Young African Farmer After my recent participation as a Top 12 finalist in the Anzisha Prize, many people have...
josh
2 min read

How Ecosystem Builders Can Best Help Entrepreneurs Succeed: Village …

In 2016 Village Capital launched Vilcap Communities, a 26-city pilot to license their curriculum and investment model to accelerators, incubators and investors around the...
Sihle Magubane
23 sec read

Innovative Nigerian tutor aggregator experiences exponential growth

While the Prize has already received well over 500 applicants, only around 5% of these are from entrepreneurs in North Africa – mainly Egypt,...
Fanta Traore
3 min read

Four promising young businesspeople from African frontier markets

There are some frontier markets in Africa that have only seen one entrepreneur apply for the Anzisha Prize – and we decided to highlight...
Anzisha Team
2 min read