Author Archive: Anzisha Team

9 Must-see TED Talks By Africans In Tech

Published on May 9th, 2017 by okayafrica international edition

In “A Bath Without Water,” the South African innovator behind DryBath—the world’s first bath-substituting lotion, chronicles how he created a groundbreaking product that provides a…


Published on May 15th, 2017 by Africa24

Le numérique, un secteur qui a pignon sur rue et que les jeunes ont très vite fait de s’approprier, en développant des solutions innovantes pour…

Cameroun: TIC et innovation – Où sont les investisseurs?

Published on May 16th, 2017 by allAfrica

Un foisonnent incroyable d’initiatives qui ne demandent qu’à être accompagnées. Mais comment ? Le Forum international sur l’économie numérique donne l’occasion d’y réfléchir.

Will you dream with us?

Published on May 16th, 2017 by iCrowdNewswire

Still inside our borders is the fine young man Ludwick Marishane. He invented the DryBath Gel, a waterless hygiene product aimed at poverty-stricken communities. He also played an important role in founding the online fashion retailer Zando. Going from strength to strength, his achievements had Forbes Africa name him in their “30 under 30” list of promising entrepreneurs in 2015.


Published on May 18th, 2017 by Africa24

Malgré l’importance des investissements réalisés au Cameroun, le niveau d’utilisation des Technologies de L’Information et de la Communication (TIC) par les populations et les entreprises locales demeure très limité.

Mozambican Construction Sector Entrepreneur Shares His Story

May 22nd, 2017 by

Faustino Quissico, a 22 year old Mozambican construction industry extraordinaire, tells us his story. “From the age of 12 the entrepreneurial spirit took over me…

Ivorienne Entrepreneur’s Triumph and Innovations in Agriculture

May 16th, 2017 by

N’Guessan Koffi Jacques Olivier, who was born to a farming family in Dabouyo, Ivory Coast, has a naturally strong love of the soil. He has…

Choosing the Right Small Business Incubation Program as an African Entrepreneur

May 12th, 2017 by

In 1959, in an industrial warehouse in Batavia, New York, the first “official” business incubator was created by one Joseph Mancuso. Since then the idea has…

Senegalese Woman Entrepreneur Transforms Trash to Treasure

May 11th, 2017 by

Overwhelming scientific evidence shows that climate change has been created by mankind. Unfortunately, the poor global south, including Africa, will bear the brunt of the…

Business Funding Opportunities for Young Agricultural Entrepreneurs

May 9th, 2017 by

Africa is the world’s fastest growing continent in terms of population and yet, The World Bank, quoted in this article, reports that to feed its…

April 2017 Newsletter

April 30th, 2017 by

This month we highlight further experiences on the Prize Tour, Anzisha Fellow updates and more opportunities for youth entrepreneurs.

March 2017 Newsletter

March 31st, 2017 by

The team’s Prize Tour reflections, Anzisha Fellow updates and more youth entrepreneurial opportunities.