E-learning and online courses (the so called edtech) are booming, also in Africa. Often we talk about online courses in a more general manner. Africa, continent, of the youth, aims at a skills gap between rich and poor. But online...
Life is all about knowing what you want and going for it. Not letting any situation slow you down or prevent you from realising your dreams. This is exactly what these brothers are doing. Without any professional or formal training, enough finances and...
For over a decade now, Nnaemeka Ikegwuonu has been producing radio shows for smallholder farmers in the rural southern region of Nigeria. These agricultural programmes are broadcasted on the Smallholders Farmers Rural Radio – a community station he established in...
Africa is a continent which is filled with many young men and women, some of which have the aspirations and potential to pursue a career in the medical field. But there are some clear barriers preventing many young Africans...
A Nigerian start-up founder has created a device that he says can be used to detect the smell of explosives and even cancer cells. The device, called Koniku Kore, is the first to fuse live neurons from mice stem cells into...
There is an increase in the demand for food. The global food security challenge is straightforward: by 2050, the world must feed 9 billion people. The demand for food will be 60% greater than it is today.  How do we...
Today, new technologies including information communication technology (ICT) and e-learning have become the driving force in the education sector in Kenya. E-learning is very important in helping people to access education easily. It allows learners to carry out their...
Aigbe Omoregie has had a passion for business since a young age. He was only 13 when he began selling eggs from his uncle’s poultry farm close to Benin City, the capital of Edo State in southern Nigeria. He started...
The Central Working Committee (CWC) of The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) has unveiled its first franchise in Ghana. Themed ‘Ghana’s New Tribe’, The Future Awards Africa, Ghana is hosted by People Initiative Foundation (PIF).  The event seeks to recognize inspiring young people impacting the West African nation through...
Within two years of starting his business, Fahad Awadh had been named one of 30 entrepreneurs to watch in Africa by Forbes magazine, and also received a US$500,000 grant from the Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund. Awadh is the founder of YYTZ Agro-Processing,...