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Africa Without Borders: Ethiopia Follows Rwanda’s Footsteps

For years, borderless travel has been a dream across Africa, with the potential to boost the continent’s growth. Now, some African countries are taking bold steps to encourage borderless travel that could spur trade and economic growth on a continent in desperate need of both. After Kenya, Rwanda, and others, Ethiopia is now the latest African nation to join the bandwagon.

Africa Squaring up to Combat Power Crisis through Solar Energy

Electrical energy supply has been, and is still a major challenge in Africa. Most African countries have seen the need to overcome this challenge with the help of solar energy. Soon, most African countries like Morocco and Zimbabwe will be saying goodbye to blackout as they embrace this new initiative.

The Hustler’s Digest – Trump-Kim: A Technology to Denuclearize North Korea?

Today’s Quote “Anyone can make war, but only the most courageous can make peace” US President Donald Trump Africa Morocco and Nigeria take on next steps for gas pipeline deal Morocco and Nigeria signed a joint declaration on Sunday, laying out the next steps to complete the gas pipeline deal. Rumors of this agreement first emerged in December 2016. Both countries launched feasibility studies to this effect and ended with a plan to build the pipeline onshore and offshore.

Lenali Oral App to Provide ‘Illiterates’ in Africa the Comfort of the Online World

Illiteracy has been one of the factors of underdevelopment in Africa. To solve this problem, it was necessary to create the Lenali Oral App for ‘illiterates’. Congratulations to Malian entrepreneur, 44 year old Mamadou Gouro who has created the Lenali app, an oral-based platform.

China’s Infrastructure Grants to Africa and the Missing Local Content in Usage

Is it fair to say that China, through her infrastructure grants is Africa’s “Santa Claus”? As what can be described as the “second scramble” for Africa heightens, China’s influence on the continent is ever alarming. It’s a mission in which she certainly wants to assert herself as the world’s future center of global economic determinism. This, probably, explains her massive infrastructure grants/loans to African institutions and states.

Ambitious Entrepreneur Turns Desire into an International Humanity Travel Agency

In the heart of every entrepreneur lies an unseen burning desire to do something special. The story of Njoka Walter Laye, founder of the outstanding travel agency, Fly International Company (FICO) Limited is a rare one and cannot go unnoticed. “I came up with the idea of starting FICO because it’s something I had in mind a long time ago to help people towards their desire or motive to travel.

Digital Renter Wants To Help Students Make Money From Their Hostels

With a goal to bring consistency and order in the accommodation sector, Digital Renter has launched a campaign for students who wish to rent their rooms to submit their requests on Digital Renter’s platform. Digital Renter is known for its goal to provide accommodation with less stressful procedures. It does this just by providing houses for rent and their locations on its platform.

Rise of An African-Induced Innovation – Solar Powered Car in Kenya

Kenyan student, Samuel Karumbo, has graced Kenya and Africa with an amazing solar-powered car. It had become a common thing to read mostly negative things about Africa. Today, however, that conception is fast changing as African countries like Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa are fast making their way in the technology industry.

Principles of Success for Young African Entrepreneurs Part 1

Life is full of principles and it has its own ways of treating anyone who goes against these principles. This is because they often fail to follow or find out the necessary principles of the business before going in to it. However, this article will reveal some basic principles of success which famous entrepreneurs have used and it will help you in your journey as an entrepreneur.

The Hustler’s Digest – MTN Ghana Pioneers MoMo-powered IPO in Africa

Today’s Quote “We want our money safer than our selfies” Paypal Africa With MTN Ghana, you can buy shares from your MoMo wallet Africa’s largest telecoms operator, MTN is going public in its third largest African market–Ghana. MTN Ghana is offering its shares to the general public! That means, you too can own shares in Ghana’s No. 1 network.

The Hustler’s Digest – Fundraising Or Fund Leveling?

Today’s Quote “The essential difference between emotion and reason is that emotion leads to action while reason leads to conclusions. Following the popular trend, you would have expected the usual areas – Lagos, Abuja or Port Harcourt for this launch. Interestingly, the telco chose Ibadan.

The Hustler’s Digest – Tech is Crash-landing Ecobank on a Mountain, Without Branches

Africa South African Airways ‘is on the verge of bankruptcy’ It appears the South African national carrier has run out of money and may likely not be paying its workers any time soon. Africa may have found its way out of youth unemployment The continent’s unemployment rate is surging, especially among youths and digital giants seem very concern about the situation. Just after Alibaba 

The Hustler’s Digest – Silicon Valley Tech Giants Strive to Incubate African Startups

Africa Facebook and Google want to incubate African startups A year after Facebook’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg visited Nigeria, the social network giant has announced it will fund several digital training programs, as well as a community space reserved for startups in Nigeria. With this initiative, Facebook joins the search giant, Google who also announced it will launch its training program, Launchpad Africa – the first of its kind outside the US. But hey! A little earlier (in February 2017), Google made 

The Hustler’s Digest – Black Panther forces America to celebrate Africa

Today’s Quote “In Tanganyika we believe that only evil, Godless men would make the color of a man’s skin the criteria for granting him civil rights”. Africa Teleology Holdings won the bid on 9mobile acquisition Last month, Teleology Holdings and Smile Communications were the only two telcos that had placed substantial bids to acquire 9mobile. Each of them bade $500 million and $300 million, respectively.

The Hustler’s Digest – UBA Cameroon is Now So Profitable

Africa Tussles and Hustles for the . Yet, it is home to the most innovative entrepreneurs and businesses. And it happens that more than 8.