Author Archive: Anzisha Team

Forbes Africa 30 under 30

Published on June 2nd, 2017 by Trace Mobile

Eight of South African Entrepreneurs have been featured on the list of 2017 Forbes Africa 30 under 30.

Gifted Mom, l’application mobile sociale camerounaise pour femmes enceintes

Published on March 26th, 2017 by Daabou

Alain Nteff, né à Bamenda en 1992, est ingénieur en informatique de l’École Polytechnique de Yaoundé et cofondateur de Gifted Mom qu’il a créé en 2013.

Can Red Bull Make Social Entrepreneurship An Extreme Sport?

Published on March 28th, 2017 by NewsDog

As a college student in Johannesburg, South Africa, Thato Kgatlhanye, thought up a clever product to improve both the environment and the lives of school-age children living in the struggling, largely rural communities that surrounded her: a backpack made of recycled plastic bags with a solar-charged light attached.


Published on April 18th, 2017 by 2 Feet Africa

In 2013, 21-year-old Kenyan entrepreneur Barclay Paul Okari noticed problems caused by the unavailability of sanitary pads for teenage girls in the rural settlements of Western Kenya, Eastern Uganda and Southern Sudan. So, he decided to make a product that was half the market price of commercial sanitary pads on the market.

Meet beautiful 23-year-old who creates job for disabled people

Published on March 31st, 2017 by TrueViralNews

Mabel Suglo says she started developing interest in building a shoe company at a very young age. She used to design and make shoes for…

There is no equation for doing business in Africa

Published on April 6th, 2017 by SME South Africa

After experiencing a ‘flawed’ education system, Clock founder, is using technology to build a better one

How a 17-year-old started a poultry business in the slums of dar es salaam

Published on April 8th, 2017 by Gas & Electricity

“I want to change the mindset that agriculture is only for those that do not have an education – because it is not. Gas and…

What We Can Learn From Rural Innovators Like Ludwick Marishane

Published on April 26th, 2017 by SME South Africa

Innovation does not have to only come from major cities.

2016 Most Influential Young Cameroonian

Published on April 28th, 2017 by The Nigerian Voice

the Official 2016 Ranking of 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians

Banking on Youth

Published on May 5th, 2017 by SMI Online

How are digital financial solutions helping start-up and scale-up entrepreneurship in Africa?

Africa’s Food Paradox

Published on May 4th, 2017 by SMI Online

Africa is facing food shortages arising from droughts in Southern and Eastern Africa, locally produced food competing with cheap food imports in urban supermarkets, and…

Opinion: Plastic revolution is here with us

Published on May 3rd, 2017 by StandardMedia

Take for instance Thato Kgatlhanye and Rea Ngwane from South Africa who founded Repurpose School Bags, an initiative borne from the idea of providing affordable…