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JACK MA FOUNDATION’S AFRICA NETPRENEUR PRIZE INITIATIVE (ANPI) SELECTS TOP 50 FINALISTS OF “AFRICA’S BUSINESS HEROES” COMPETITION

Top 50 finalists were selected from over 22,000 applications across all 54 African nations The finalists represent 21 African countries, half are female, and work in 18 sectors like agriculture, AI, e-commerce, fashion, healthcare, renewable energy and ICT Finalists will advance to the next round of selection and will participate in an exclusive virtual boot […]

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Interview with 24-year-old Award-winning entrepreneur and Anzisha Fellow, Vanessa Ishimwe, Founder of Youth Initiative for Development in Africa (YIDA), Uganda

  Q&A by Vanessa Ishimwe: We understand you founded your organization Youth Initiative for Development (YIDA) at a very young age while in a refugee camp in Northern Uganda. How old were you when you started, and what pushed you into creating YIDA? I am not the only founder of YIDA, we are three, and […]

Zimbabwe's first post-independence leader,  Robert Mugabe has died aged 95.
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Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe dead

Zimbabwe’s first post-independence leader,  Robert Mugabe has died aged 95. His family has confirmed his death. Mugabe had been receiving treatment in a hospital in Singapore since April. Mugabe was ousted in a military coup after 37 years in power. Who is Robert Mugabe Robert Gabriel Mugabe was a Zimbabwean revolutionary and politician […]