An incredible wave of entrepreneurs is transforming economies on the continent and young Africans are creating more and more remarkable businesses that solve critical socio-economic problems, while generating job opportunities and wealth. Each year since 2011, the Forbes list allows you to discover them. The entrepreneurs selected in 2016 work in various sectors from food …

Entrepreneurship is now on the curriculum in Ivory Coast, the Minister of National Education (MEN) Kandia Camara announced in Yamoussoukro on Monday at the opening of the seminar on the implementation of the system support for school entrepreneurship, explaining that it will give learners additional skills, with a view to achieving their social and professional …

In a discreet gallery not far from the prison for women in the Liberté 6 district in Dakar, a slim young man with a pleasant smile comes to take a seat on a seat resting on four ox horns. Around him, the jewelry, wax shirts, colorful pictures and even the seat he just sat on …

On the website of the daily newspaper L’Express de Madagascar, between articles that talk about politics and news, Ratsimandresy Malala’s little bio stands out. In the space of a few days, her story, that of a 19-year-old teenager who created her start-up, spread like wildfire on social networks. With the help of an NGO called …

The Senegalese Momar Nger, who occupied the position of Marketing Director for Africa Middle East of total, becomes the Managing Director of the Marketing & Services branch and member of the Executive Committee of the TOTAL Group. He is the first African to reach such a level of responsibility within the Total group. He becomes …

On April 22, 2016, the Abidjan Transport Company (Sotra) put 26 minibuses with wireless Internet access into circulation in the commune of Cocody, east of Abidjan. According to the head of the Sotra communication service, reached by phone by oeildafrique.com, the entry into service of these vehicles is a test of their attractiveness in terms …

In Togo, the Employability and Youth Integration Support Project in Promising Sectors (PAEIJ-SP) is already bearing fruit. The initiative, which received $ 11.8 billion in funding from the African Development Bank (AfDB) last November, aims to create 20,000 jobs in Togolese agriculture. In fact, 2,000 jobs have already been created in connection with the establishment …

Eric Kinoti is a young 32-year-old Kenyan entrepreneur, founder of Shades Systems EA Ltd, a tent and various object factory, operating in six countries in East and Central Africa. Kinoti first started with a cow’s milk distribution business with only $ 200 or the equivalent of 100,000 CFA francs, before meeting, by chance, someone looking …

This Wednesday, April 20, 2016 was held in the amphitheater of UGB 2 a panel on Student Entrepreneurship whose theme questioned the need to do business when you are a student. This Wednesday, April 20, 2016 was held in the amphitheater of UGB 2 a panel on Student Entrepreneurship whose theme questioned the need to …

The Benin team won this Thursday the 1st price of the 2nd edition of the “Global Innovation Through Science and Technology“ (GIST), “Startup Boot Camp” of Dakar which had brought together 28 projects from different countries of French-speaking Africa . The Beninese team presented the Tuniar project which is a money transfer platform which has …

The Bamako International Conference Center (CICB) will host the third edition of the Salon of Young Entrepreneurs of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (SAJE-UEMOA) area from 23 to 27 April 2016. The inaugural conference will be moderated by Moussa Mara, former Malian Prime Minister and chartered accountant. With the ambition to foster the …

Awarded by the University of Berkeley in 2013, the invention of a young African engineer now needs funds to enter its operational phase. From April 12 to May 21, Faso Soap calls on the generosity of everyone on the Ulule site to speed up the creation of its mosquito repellent and thus protect the most …

4G is the latest technology for mobile networks in the world, it guarantees incredible internet speed. From 3G to 4G, Rwanda continues to make all these efforts in the development of technology, to have the best connections internet, and the fastest. Thanks to the optical fibers which […] 4G is the latest technology for mobile …

The Guinean government launched in 2015 the project “one student, one tablet”. Pursuant to this project, the French company EVI had been mandated by the Guinean government to manufacture Sincery. Sincery is a Guinean educational tablet designed to improve the university education of students in the country. This tablet gives them free access to the …

In recent years, our university in its quest for qualification and democratization of its services has initiated a vast program of innovation. Indeed, conventional education having demonstrated its limits, particularly in terms of learners’ aptitude and skill, the teaching staff of the University have reoriented the programs by integrating the realities of the job market. …