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5 Important Leadership Skills You Need to Succeed as an Entrepreneur

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. Almost every young entrepreneur aspires to be a good leader, but not all can actually handle the responsibilities that come with it. It is easy to single-handedly manage a business.

Four Interesting Facts About the Business World

As the earth continues to revolve around the sun, the business world is becoming savvier and so must new entrepreneurs. In this light, they think the journey is difficult. Looking at the responsibility that comes with entrepreneurship, most youths have decided to forsake the business world while some see it as a place for non-educated people.

Cameroonian Entrepreneurs — Beggars or Producers?

Fundraising is one of the most difficult aspects of the life of a Cameroonian tech entrepreneur, and to a greater extent, entrepreneurs in most of sub-Saharan Africa. They need funds to get the right people to work with them and to buy the most necessary inputs. Funds are needed all the way through.

4 Ways You can Avoid business failures as an Entrepreneur

The thought of experiencing a business failure is one thing young entrepreneurs minimize when starting up a business. The tips below will help you to prevent any business failure. Follow them keenly.

An idea, a project? Sign up for the ActivSpaces Incubation Program

Are you young, brave, motivated, ambitious? Convinced that your idea or project can improve the lives of people in Cameroon, Africa and even the world? Or are you an entrepreneur or project developer in the field of Technology? Register from August 10 to 25, 2018 for the ActivSpaces Incubation Program. Follow a coaching framework that helps you clarify your business idea while defining your project. The program foresees a duration of 3 months of incubation, marked by a personalized follow-up.

CEO of Agro-Hub Atem Ernest Shares His Thoughts on Entrepreneurial Leadership

Politicians are not the only leaders that exist. A leader creates an inspiring vision, motivates and inspires people to be part of that vision. These are not just characteristics of political leadership, but also entrepreneurial leadership.

Code213 Coding School Opens a Wider Market for Algeria’s Army of Unemployed Youths

A common problem which most African countries face is the problem of unemployment. It wouldn’t be out of place to say that many lack jobs because there is always this dream to work with the government.  Thus, a developed private sector can generate better jobs to fight unemployment.

Jim Bakoume: The Social Entrepreneur who is Creating Solutions

Jim Bakoume is a Cameroonian social entrepreneur and founder of Splufic Studio. He makes sure that his business solutions are as humanly friendly as possible. It is this spirit that  the entrepreneur ventured into technology, to make his business venture a successful one.

Paul Fokam Opens Another Platform to Reward Excellence

The PKFokam Institute believes Knowledge is the inexhaustible source of wealth par excellence. This was during the launch of the second edition of its awards, named “PKFokam Awards for Science and Technology.” This competition has as main objective to reward the best innovative initiatives and is open since July 15, 2018, and will run until November 15, 2018.

Dam Nsoh Turned his Passion for Agriculture into a Consulting Firm

Just as the earth continues to revolve around the sun, agriculture will never cease to be humans’ source of food supplication. While growing up, Dam Nsoh Tanih and his family saw farming as their only means of survival. As Dam Nsoh began to find interest in agriculture, he found a better way to equip farmers with the necessary skills needed.

Buea Mayor: The outcome of the Buea Rally

The lord mayor of the Buea council, Ekema Patrick addressed the people of Buea yesterday the 30th of November 2016 at the Buea independence square. The mayor led the crowd to  present the grievances of the people in a memorandum, to the Governor of the South West, Bernard Okalia Bilai. He negotiated the immediate release of all those detained during the strike action on Monday the 28th of November.

President Paul Biya’s 2016 End of Year Speech

Fellow Cameroonians, My Dear Compatriots, The year 2016 which is drawing to an end was marked by many events of great significance for our nation. Donors, including the International Monetary Fund, hailed the resilience of our economy despite an unfavourable context. Our defence and security forces beat back Boko Haram and put it on the defensive.

Samsung SmartShoes Now Available!!

The korean giant Samsung will soon announce at the Mobile World Congress next week the release of a pair of Samsung smart shoes. The shoes are embedded with sensors that can detect your balance and posture and then use that information to offer tips on improving your fitness regimen or golf swing. The product is called Iofit, and, at least, two models are being made: one that looks like a running shoe and is meant primarily for strength workouts, and another that looks 

3 Reasons Cameroon Security Workers Deny Yellow Uniforms Proposed by Government

The Cameroonian government in a bit to reform the security and surveillance profession in Cameroon has announced a series of rules. Among the rules is the harmonization of uniforms, which is disagreeable to many security workers. Private security firms in Cameroon have several uniforms for their security workers, something which the government is not pleased with.

Mile 17 Motor Park Fence Project is Estimated at FCFA 40M

The foundation stone of the Mile 17 Motor Park fence projected was laid in the early hours of today by the Mayor of the Buea Rural Council, Mr. The project is estimated to cost about FCFA 40M The Mile 17 Motor Park is one of the busiest places in the Southwest Capital, Buea, as commuters, traders and drivers converge here on a daily basis. On an average day, one is sure to find hundreds of people coming into town or boarding cars to ferry them to different destinations, while others are permanently stationed there for selling articles and