Education

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  • Carnegie-Plustwofive

Educating The Next Generation of African Tech Leaders

Carnegie Mellon University joins Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program to Build Future African Tech Leaders Carnegie Mellon University’s commitment to educating the next generation of African tech leaders and entrepreneurs received a boost today with a $10.8 million commitment from [...]

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Top Business Schools in Africa

With Africa increasingly attracting investors and progressively becoming a business hub, it’s clear that the continent is ripe with opportunities. No one understands this better than the countless African entrepreneurs starting small businesses everyday, playing their role [...]

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ASUG and LeadershipGarage Join SAP Education Network for Digital Transformation

SAP SE today announced that the LeadershipGarage research program and the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) are collaborating with SAP Education Network for Digital Transformation to help business leaders run live in the digital era. “We [...]

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Great Leaders Aren’t Born – They’re Made. And Africa is Showing us How

by Fred Swaniker, Founder, African Leadership Group’ Good leaders do not fall from the sky. The experience of successful nations, the world over, emphatically points to the centrality of strong education institutions, and particularly robust [...]

  • Tackle Youth Unemployment And You Tackle Extremism

#5 Tackle Youth Unemployment And You Tackle Extremism

One in three young people across the Middle East and North Africa are out of school and out of work, according to Jamie McAuliffe, president and CEO of Education for Employment. His nonprofit organization, which [...]

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Ministries of Secondary Education, Higher Education and AIMS-NEI Partner for the Training of Maths Teachers in Cameroon

YAOUNDE, Cameroon - The Ministries of Secondary Education and Higher Education and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) announced the launch of the Mathematics Teacher Training Program (MTTP) in Cameroon in partnership with the [...]

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ALU Admits 180 New Students from 22 African Countries to its First Campus

ALU, a network of world-class tertiary education institutions offering programs aimed at developing Africa’s future leaders, have admitted 180 students from 22 African countries to African Leadership College, its flagship campus in Mauritius. The Mauritius [...]

  • Fred Swaniker and Patrick Awuah

Two Ghanaians are Transforming Education across Africa

Perhaps the best known pan-Africanist from Ghana is Kwame Nkrumah, who led his country to independence, served as its first President, and co-founded the Organization of African Unity, now the African Union. Fred Swaniker and [...]

  • Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University Holds Graduation for Kigali Campus

Adding 21 young men and women from East Africa to its 100,000+ base of global alumni, Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda (CMU-R) held its second graduation ceremony for Master’s candidates at the Kigali Serena [...]

  • Ngozi Ifeoma Malo
  • Mezuo Nwuneli
  • Judy Nyaga of Kenya

Eisenhower Fellowships Deepens its Ties to Sub-Saharan Africa

In 1953, U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower received a birthday gift – the establishment of the Eisenhower Fellowships, a program aimed at fostering “international understanding and leadership through the exchange of information, ideas and perspectives among [...]