Tag: innovators

Kusi Ideas Festival: Tackling ‘The Next 60 Years in Africa’

Yesterday saw the launch of the inaugural Kusi Ideas Festival here in Kigali, Rwanda. The event, hosted by Nation Media Group, aims to bring together leaders, innovators, scholars, entrepreneurs and policy makers to discuss and address some of Africa's challenges and come up with solutions. NMG's Group Head of Corporate & Regulatory Affairs, Clifford Machoka joins CNBC Africa for more.

Steve Jobs: ‘Technology is nothing’—here’s what he said it really takes to achieve great success

It’s been eight years since Steve Jobs passed away on Oct. 5, 2011, but his lessons about life, work and success still live on today. In a 1994, the Apple co-founder sat down for an interview with Rolling Stone. Here’s what he said it really takes to achieve great success.

Segal Family Foundation launches innovation incubator to nurture Africa’s young inventors

New York based firm, Segal Family Foundation is currently working in 20 sub Saharan African countries and has entered in Rwanda, to launch a social impact incubator to help young innovators across the continent connect and share their stories. CNBC Africa Zwena Bachoo has more.

Transform Africa Summit 2019 kicks off in Rwanda

Starting today and for the next four days, policy makers, innovators, investors, tech giants, all under one roof with one agenda; conducting deliberations under the theme – “Boosting Africa’s digital Economy”.