Hazardous decision-making or management errors are at the root of the failures of entrepreneurs seeking to perpetuate their activity. Everyone agrees on this: the timidity with which the government authorities of the majority of French-speaking African countries initiate structural reforms does not give entrepreneurs the opportunity to perpetuate their activity. But the failure of these …

Ecommerce is about to take off on the African continent. With a turnover of 8 billion dollars in 2013, these next years promise to be much better: it is estimated that it could experience a surge to peak at 50 billion dollars by 2018 according to a study by Deloitte on the occasion of the …

Entitled “Africa Prosperity Report 2016”, the study ranks 38 African countries according to the prosperity that reigns there. South Africa remains the most prosperous African country in Africa, according to this report released on June 1 by the London think tank Legatum Institute. Legatum Institute establishes its classification based on the levels of GDP per …

Launched in 2011, the Center for Information and Communication Technologies (CTIC), which oversees the development of Senegalese micro-enterprises active in new technologies, estimates that it has helped 75 foals generate 3.5 billion CFA francs ( 5 million euros) in revenue. The Center is now playing the diversification card before expanding to meet demand. The atmosphere …

One day they decided to stop the carnage of pregnant women who die in childbirth by the thousands every year in the Sahel. Or to make fertile these medical deserts, deprived of public health services. Whether they are medical entrepreneurs, engineers at the end of their studies or even “intrapreneurs” – employees working in large …

The Cameroonian Ministry of Small and Medium Enterprises has just launched its Empretec project as well as the e-registration Center for the creation of online businesses. According to the minister in charge of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Laurent Serge Etoundi Ngoa (photo), this center which materializes Cameroonian e-administration a little more should considerably improve the …

The Africa-France public-private foundation, which aims to promote economic relations between France and the African continent, is organizing the Rencontres Africa 2016 in Paris on September 22 and 23, 2016. Since its creation in February 2015, the AfricaFrance foundation has flourished with the creation of think tanks on jobs, a training program for executives with …