Southern Africa Judges announced for 2018 All Africa Business Leaders Awards

The 8th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™) Southern Africa judging panel met with partners, sponsors and media ahead of the 2018 AABLA™ season at a stylish dinner in Johannesburg.

Accelerating industrialisation in Africa

Africa’s industrialisation is top of the agenda at the 8th AUR Conference, watch it on CNBC Africa...

How this Nigerian entrepreneur is empowering technology businesses across the continent

Content supplied by Chivas A self-confessed abstract thinker Nigerian entrepreneur, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, established Flutterwave, and became a provider of technology and infrastructure solutions for digital...

Resilient Ivorian Lynda Aphing-Kouassi: From investment banker to social entrepreneur

After 15 years of working as an Investment Banker, Aphing-Kouassi created her internationally acclaimed business,

One of the most transformative scientific gatherings in Africa is about to happen, here’s...

The Next Einstein Forum to be held in Kigali, Rwanda on 26-28 March 2018, wants to spark new ideas.

How Africa’s richest province – Gauteng plans to fund its new dawn

Gauteng Finance MEC Barbara Creecy on Tuesday revealed how Africa's wealthiest province will fund the vision Premier David Makhura outlined for Gauteng a week ago.

Africa has a water crisis but these innovations could fix it

Water is the single greatest power to drive industrialisation, health and education across the continent.

Khethi Ngwenya: A social entrepreneur who learnt that impact is more important than profit

Impact over income is soon to be the social entrepreneur mantra!

How innovation is turning education on its head in Africa  

Ghanaian company, Metro Institute of Innovation and Technology (MIT), offers school children training in robotics and mobile app developmen

This is why Africa needs to look to its rural areas

Agriculture will feed Africa's economic transformation.

#MiningIndaba2018: SA’s mining industry is at a turning point, this is what needs to...

Regulatory and political uncertainty affects mining investment in South Africa mining industry but this may be changing.

#MiningIndaba2018: Investors confidence is returning – Absa Corporate and Investment Banking

Absa Corporate and Investment Banking optimistically cautious about confidence in the mining sector.

Flying Doctors Nigeria: An idea conceived out of tragedy

Dr Ola Orekunrin, Founder of Flying Doctors Nigeria Air Ambulance, formed the regional air ambulance service after tragedy struck, she wanted to make sure that no one dies because they are at the wrong place at the wrong time

Kenyan Entrepreneur Eugene Mbugua had a vision to create wealth and empower his local...

Mbugua, an ambitious 27-year old Kenyan entrepreneur, followed his instincts and created Young Rich Television Limited which produces cutting edge TV shows for Kenya and other African regions

Artificial intelligence is neither friend nor foe for Africa- It’s both!

With the right education and development of skills African youth can be the pioneers of the digital revolution.
Op-Ed: Nigeria's president is ignoring famine warnings at its peril

Nigeria’s hottest investment opportunities

The Nigerian government has realised that it needs to make the country as attractive and lucrative as possible for offshore investors to bring their capital, skills and business trade into the country.


Gautam Duggal, Standard Chartered Bank’s Regional Head of Wealth Management for Africa, the Middle East and Europe, speaks to Forbes Africa on his experience advising people how to invest their money and why Africa is a good bet for returns.

How Mozambique is at the forefront of the growing buzz around cassava

With cassava being the second-most consumed source of carbohydrates after maize in sub-Saharan Africa, it was time the crop was commercialised.

CNBC Africa Partners with International Media Intelligence Firm

Jørn Lyseggen’s international book tour titled: Outside Insight will start in Johannesburg on November 20th, followed by the Cape Town event on November 22nd.