• Pupil Makes Himself A Motorbike From Scrap Material

    Pupil Makes Himself A Motorbike From Scrap Material

    A Ngcobo school pupil tired of walking 15km to school is busy building himself his own “motorbike” from scrap metal. Sakhumzi “Skatsha” Xana, 20, an aspiring mechanical engineer, has everyone in awe after building his bike which he hopes will end his daily trudge to school and back – once he is ...
  • How Much Are You Worth - Lobola Calculator App

    How Much Are You Worth – Lobola Calculator App

    In South Africa, the term lobola is the first step to a couple’s unity in marriage prior to signing the legal document. When a man wants to make his girlfriend’s family aware that he wants to marry her, he sends his uncles to the girl’s house to make them aware of his ...
  • Entrepreneurs in Uganda Producing Own Chocolate

    Entrepreneurs in Uganda Producing Own Chocolate

    When most people think of chocolate, Swiss confectionery houses and Belgian pralines spring to mind. It’s a picturesque scene. It’s also not the truth. That chocolate bar you’re usually unwrapping from its delicate silver foil probably comes from Africa. In reality, 68% of ...
  • Lere Mgayiya is Making Millions from Shining Shoes at Airports

    Lere Mgayiya is Making Millions from Shining Shoes at Airports

    Suede slip-ons, elegant high-heels or lace-up brogues — whatever shoes you wear in an important business meeting you want to look your shiny best. Some people apply polish with a brush and others choose a cloth, while those coming from afar often leave the task to the capable hands of ...
  • 7 Ways Your Business Is Being Negatively Affected By Misalignment Between Strategy And Operations

    7 Ways Your Business Is Being Negatively Affected By Misalignment Between Strategy And Operations

    1. Your company is losing money – your business is probably spending money on some products, roles, business units and projects that do not necessarily contribute to the strategy. When Steve Jobs rejoined Apple after his forced exile, Apple were a couple of days away from bankruptcy. His first ...
  • What Can Africans Do to Break Free From Negative Perception?

    What Can Africans Do to Break Free From Negative Perception?

    The continent of Africa is commonly portrayed in global media as underdeveloped, underprivileged and delayed. Furthermore, it is often thought of as the world’s ‘problem child’, in constant need of saving by the developed world. Is this really the current state of Africa? Or is the continent ...
  • World's Best Travel app RingCredible comes to Africa – Cheap international calls over WI-Fi, 3G and 4G

    World’s Best Travel app RingCredible comes to Africa – Cheap international calls over WI-Fi, 3G and 4G

    RingCredible is an ingenious travelling app that eliminates roaming charges, as it relies on an internet connection to make calls to mobiles and landlines worldwide at minimal costs. This nifty app, is now available in Africa, and is increasingly conquering the international market, due to its ...
  • World Thought Leaders Share A Kindred Conviction For A Customer Intimacy Obsession To Drive Innovation

    World Thought Leaders Share A Kindred Conviction For A Customer Intimacy Obsession To Drive Innovation

        The world’s top thought leaders share a kindred conviction for businesses to innovate from the “outside in”.  They evidence how the customer experience has become the number one priority for business success and survival. It is also your number one opportunity for innovation. By ...