Meeting with Missinn AKLO, young Togolese from the diaspora founder and director of the luxury brand of cosmetic products “MISS IN PARIS”. In just 1 year, the brand is already present in Togo, Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, Côte d´Ivoire, Senegal, Gabon and even in Europe. Miss In Paris has been successful because it aims to cleanse …

Chances are that you have never heard of FunKidz, the Kenyan furniture brand that is set to take on the furniture industry in Africa and the rest of the world. FunKidz manufactures cabinets, desks, baby cots, and bunk beds for kids, targeting a niche market for children’s furniture in Kenya and the rest of Africa. …

(Business in Cameroon) – As part of the “Special Youth Plan” prescribed by the Cameroonian President, Paul Biya, on February 10, 2016, the Minister of Higher Education, Jacques Fame Ndongo, is proceeding this July 27 in Yaoundé, with the Chinese company Sichuan Telécom Construction Engeneering Co. Ltd, at the signing of an agreement called, “e-national …

Nigeria has just given a boost to its development with the official inauguration of TVG on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, a big first in West Africa. The very first high-speed train links Abuja, the capital, to the city of Kaduna in the north-west of the country. Initiated under the mandate of former Nigerian President Goodluck …

Agence Ecofin) – According to a report published by the Guinean Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology, the telecommunications sector is the second largest employer in the country, after the mining sector. Beyond the direct jobs in telecommunications companies, this sector has created a chain of indirect jobs in which are found in particular the …

#Other countries: At the time when the Comesa countries, predominantly English-speaking, were experiencing average growth of more than 7%, Francophones in the franc zone struggled to register growth of 5%. The former French colonies are seriously lagging behind their English-speaking sisters. It is a debate that can raise passions, but the facts are stubborn and …

Henry Sampson is the inventor of the cellular telephone, because it is from his invention “the electric Gamma cell” (patent deposited on July 6, 1971 under n ° 3591860) which makes it possible to send and receive audio signals at the by means of wireless radio waves, that the famous “cell phone” has been able …

The sun is life, it is free and it is not owned by anyone, no tax on its consumption. In Africa, the sun shines 365 days of the year, which makes us confused about the existence of bacterial diseases. The sun is an excellent disinfectant, but in Africa, everything is done to transform our bathrooms …

Talent2Africa, launched in May, is a referral-based social recruiting network for Africa. In its viewfinder: the African diaspora in France, and beyond. Senegalese founder Chams Diagne, former Africa director of the Viadeo professional network, targets 200,000 users within five years. Always straight, the gaze and the serene expression of one who knows where he is …

For a few days, Senegalese people have been able to benefit from a skills matching service, thanks to the senetalents.com platform. A brand innovation that will allow many people to offer or find a service.   The development of digital technology in Senegal is definitely a real laboratory for many young people wishing to embark …

(July 17, 2016) – Heads of State members of the African Union have received their passports. (July 16, 2016) – The African passport will be unveiled this weekend in Kigali. (April 06, 2016): Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma announced during Africa Development Week in Addis Ababa that the introduction of a common passport will be for the …

The July-August edition of Investir au Cameroun magazine presents its selection of 20 Cameroonian start-ups that deserve to be followed closely. The file thus lifts the veil on “these small revolutionaries who, despite the difficulties of access to finance with which they are confronted, all dream of a Steve Jobs fate”, according to the introductory …

Adedayo Charis, an engineering student and entrepreneur from Nigeria, currently residing in Australia, is set to launch his tracking device startup iKON Tracker. iKON Tracker is a tech device that can be attached to any non-tech item to give people a means to track their belongings. While this application is very much a way to help …

Forum dedicated to African entrepreneurship, the Land of African Business (Lab Africa) will present on October 22 and 23 in Paris, for its second edition, four prizes of 3,000 to 5,000 euros rewarding start-ups from the continent. Registrations were opened on July 11, the Parisian think-tank Ateliers de la Terre, which is organizing the event, …

African entrepreneur wants to create 100,000 jobs by 2021 … Mohamed Dewji, the young Tanzanian entrepreneur plans to invest massively in job creation. The youngest billionaire on the African continent has pledged to create 100,000 jobs over the next 5 years and invest more than $ 500 million to fulfill these promises. Mr. Dewji is …