Tony Elumelu Foundation Selects Inaugural 1000 African Entrepreneurs to Participate in the $100M Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme TEEP Class of 2015
Schneider Electric, the world specialist in energy management, releases the first survey on electrical counterfeiting products ever conveyed in Africa. The survey took place in eleven African countries: Cameroon, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda. More than 500 “high level” officials and professionals were contacted by 37 African trained investigators. They answered a total of 8.185 questions. “For the first […]
Abia President Jonathan of the PDP is expected to win the presidential poll in Abia State as his party remains the dominant one there. The PDP’s strong base in the state coupled with the position of Governor Theodore Orji as the Coordinator of Jonathan’s Campaign Organisation in the South-East zone has further boosted Jonathan’s chances at the poll. Abia parades an army of people and accomplished Nigerians who are of the PDP family and they […]
After receiving over 20,000 applications from 52 countries across Africa, the application phase of the $100 million Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) is over and a list of the successful candidates will be uploaded on the Foundation’s website on the 24th of March, 2015 at 10am West Africa Time. Together, we’ll join forces to support Africa’s next entrepreneurial success stories, and shine a spotlight on their transformative business ideas.
Global megatrends, such as rapid urbanisation and demographic changes, will drive growth opportunities in the real estate industry across the African continent over the next five years. “The pace of change in the world is accelerating, with a series of transitions, known as global megatrends, transforming the way in which business and society operate,” says Ilse French, Real Estate Leader for PwC Africa. Two publications recently released by PwC consider the drivers for real […]
Samsung Electronics Africa took a bold step forward on Saturday, 7 March, with the launch of the new brand campaign called ‘What If I Can’. The initiative is an attempt at shifting the mindsets of normal people to believing they can contribute towards the greater good because they have the power in their everyday routine to change people’s lives and circumstances. Sandton City’s main passage receives a monthly footfall rate of over two million footsteps. […]
The Chairman of FASMICRO Group and Founder of African Institution of Technology , Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe, will speak during the 2nd Africa Urban Infrastructure Investment Forum in Angola April 29-30th. The Forum is for leading investors, thought-leaders and decision makers. Dr. Ekekwe will speak on a panel titled Smart Cities & Innovation. The UN estimates that by 2030 some cities will grow by 50% and some will actually double in size. How can Africa cope […]