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Wharton Africa Business Forum (WABF)

On November 18 - 21, the Wharton Africa Business Forum (WABF) will host its 24th annual conference, the longest running student-organized Africa-focused business discussion. With this year’s theme: “My Africa Network: New Partners for New Solutions”, [...]


Unilever Is No. 1 Top Employer In Africa Again

Unilever has been certified as the Top Employer in Africa for the third time in a row. For a company such as Unilever to achieve business success, it is important that its leadership create an [...]

  • Low Income Communities In Africa

Financial Inclusion Still A Challenge In Low Income Communities In Africa

Financial inclusion remains low in Africa. Africa’s financial environment is as competitive as other developing and high income regions in some countries. Access to finance remains a challenge, according to ICAEW (The Institute of Chartered [...]

  • Ashley Boag, SAP Africa

Think About The Digital Tomorrow, Today

By Ashley Boag, Acting Managing Director of SAP East Africa ‘Disruption’ is a word one hears in the business context all the time these days. Being told that your business is in danger from unseen [...]

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Accelerating Innovation With Leadership

By Bill Gates As the U.S. presidential candidates lay out competing visions for the country, I have been thinking about a topic they have not yet discussed in detail: what political leadership can do to [...]

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Regional Health Forum Participants Call For New Measures To Reduce Harmful Non-Communicable Diseases

Harm reduction should be central to effective public health strategies Scientists, healthcare providers, policymakers and private sector companies met in Dubai for the first ever Middle East and Africa (MEA) Health Forum on ‘Harm Reduction [...]

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Manchester City Nets Key Partnership With Mundipharma

Mundipharma becomes the ‘Official Healthcare Product Partner of Manchester City Football Club’ The multi-year partnership will enhance the connection both organisations have with their fans and people around the world Premier League club Manchester City [...]

  • hitachi

Hitachi Enterprise Cloud Changes The Game For Enterprise Cloud Deployment

New solution choices enable businesses to choose for the unique requirements of their Digital Transformation Hitachi Data Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), announced three new ways to improve and accelerate digital [...]

  • Mo Ibrahim Foundation Founder

Progress In African Governance Over Last Decade Held Back By Deterioration In Safety And Rule Of Law

The 2016 Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) reveals that improvement in overall governance in Africa over the past ten years has been held back by a widespread deterioration in the category of Safety & [...]

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WPS Africa 2016 Signposts Development Roadmaps For Nigeria

The role that pension funds can play to address Africa’s infrastructure gaps; the disruptive and transformative impact of digital technology and the responsibility of the pensions industry towards the economic and social development of [...]