Business

Climat

Climate-smart investment opportunities in four African countries

According to a report released recently by the IFC, the investment potential of four African countries in ‘climate-smart’ activities – such as clean energy...
Africa-finance

AFIF offers African Entrepreneurs Scale-up Resources

Kenya will host the Africa Finance & Investment Forum (AFIF) from 15th to 16th February, 2017 to offer entrepreneurs resources to scale up their...
electrification africa

Six bright ideas lighting up Africa from the grassroots

In sub-Saharan Africa, almost 600 million people live in the dark. The electrification rate in rural areas is as low as 14% and with...
A farmers

Jardin Green Hope

Jardin Green Hope uses innovative manufacturing processes to convert water hyacinths and organic waste into quality natural fertilisers. By adding value to organic waste,...
The first group of trainees

GE’s First Permanent ‘Garage’ in Lagos Supports Innovation and Much-Needed SME Development

Never before in history has innovation offered promise of so much to so many in so short a time," said  multi-billionaire Microsoft co-founder, CEO...
African economie

Report: African economies adapt to new environment and challenges

African Review looks at how each African economies rate against one another and how the continent's economic diversity affects each economy differently. Sub-Saharan Africa enjoyed...
CMA chief executive Paul Muthaura

CMA feted the most innovative in Africa

The Capital Markets Authority has been voted the most innovative regulator in Africa for 2016 by the International Finance Magazine. The awards by the quarterly...
Abena Ofosua Obuba: a bridal consultant

Abena Ofosua Obuba: I left engineering to become a bridal consultant.

Abena Ofosua Obuba’s dream has always been to own a business she is passionate about and be her own woman. So, after being in...
Solar plates

President of Mauritania inaugurates landmark solar plants delivered by Masdar

Eight new rural solar energy projects have been completed, and are now operational, across the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, in western North Africa, doubling...
A diesel generator.

Hybrid power solutions showing real benefit in the African sector

Traditionally, electricity supply on islands, in remote areas or in isolated industrial plants is often based on diesel generation. However, technology developments and lower...