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Nigeria’s Online Mall Konga.com is 4!

Nigeria’s Online Mall Konga.com has announced the celebration of its fourth year of leading trade and commerce innovation in Africa as it clocks four. The ecommerce giant was founded in 2012 and started purely as an online retailer selling just…
The Predictable Crises of Growing Startups

Each of the three crises occurs at a different phase in a company’s life. The first crisis, overload, refers to the internal dysfunction and loss of external momentum that management teams of young, fast-growing companies experience as they try to…
The limits of technology to truth

It is five minutes walk from the corner of Lamar and Main streets in Dallas, where a sniper killed five police officers this week, to Dealey Plaza, where another sniper killed president John F. Kennedy in 1963. What connects these…
Israel pivots to Africa but Nigeria missing

Binyamin Netanyahu has just wrapped up a four-nation visit to Africa. Its governments, facing Boko Haram, al-Shabab and other extremist groups, are eager for Israeli security assistance. The trip underlines Israel’s shifting diplomatic strategy, away from relying on its Western…