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The young women entrepreneurs looking to champion Africa

While in the past there have been a lot fewer women applicants for the Anzisha Prize than men, history also shows these young women...
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The young Zimbabwean with a free online classroom for …

"When you have a good idea and that burning desire within to bring change, do not let anyone tell you that you can’t do...
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Cameroonian puts diabetes to flight with tea manufacturing business

"At first I was doing this just for my mom, but then I realised this could help other people like her in Cameroon, as...
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How a 17-year-old started a poultry business in the …

Sirjeff Dennis was five when he witnessed a neighbour lose her seven-month old son to malnutrition, and it created a passion to fight hunger...
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Don’t wait for others to solve your problems, …

"If we don’t stand up for the things that we are passionate about, then who will?"
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Young Ghanaian builds footwear company with a difference

Mabel Suglo shares how her grandmother's leprosy inspired her to start EcoShoes in Kumasi.
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How this 22-year-old aims to shake up online shopping …

Fabrice Alomo is the Cameroonian entrepreneur behind an innovative business that aims to solve many of the challenges surrounding online shopping in his country.
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MTV Africa boss shares seven tips for business success

“Don’t ever rest on the laurels of what you created today because there is always somebody else trying desperately to create more, do something...
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Young Tanzanian switching on rural areas with solar energy

'Electricity supply is really important for the development of a country. Without electricity, New York or Johannesburg would just be villages.'
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