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Thousands and in some countries millions of people are going to be left jobless as an effect of the Covid-19 pandemic, but could this present an opportunity to unlock peer to peer employment growth? Josh Adler, Executive Director at Anzisha Prize joined CNBC Africa for more.
This year’s winner of the $25,000 Anzisha Prize is Yannick Kimanuka. This young lady wanted to make sure she gave all children from her hometown in Congo, a chance at a better education, by building school’s with proper infrastructure. CNBC Africa spoke to the awardee and businesswoman.
The Anzisha prize recognises young entrepreneurs from across the continent. And the young business people get a chance to learn from and network with industry leading experts chosen to help them along their entrepreneurial journey. Patricia Chin-Sweeney, Co-Founder and MD of IDEV Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.
The Anzisha prize awards $25,000 to a young entrepreneur. This year brought together industry experts from across the African continent. CNBC Africa spoke with Adenike Adeyemi, Executive Director of the Fate Foundation, about promoting young entrepreneurs.