Luvuyo Rani
When it comes to entrepreneurial skills, South African Youth has proven that the sky is not anywhere near the limit. From the well-known "Afronaut" and CEO of Canonical, Mark Shuttleworth, to the founder and creator of SpaceX and Tesla, Elon Musk, South African entrepreneurs keep making waves. It's no doubt...
Bashir Haske
There are billionaires and there are silent billionaires. When billionaires are mentioned in Nigeria, the name Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, and Tony Elumelu among others easily come to mind. A name you won’t hear often is Abdullahi Bashir Haske and that’s because he falls into the latter part- a silent...
Adesola Adeduntan
The Managing Director of First Bank Nigeria Plc., Dr Adesola Adeduntan was last month honoured with the lifetime achievement award, by the African Leadership Organisation. The award was presented to him by the Vice President of Liberia, H.E Jewel Taylor, at a ceremony held at the Sheraton hotels, Abuja. The African...
Africa
I first read about Wamkele Mene two years ago when Dr Ngozi Okonjo – Iweala was nominated as Director-General of the World Trade Organisation. I embarked on research on the WTO and its African representation, and the name popped up. I have followed him since then, completely in awe...
The AfCFTA initiative is widely considered to be a potential game-changer in terms of Africa's economic fortunes. Secretary-general Wamkele Mene spoke to African Leadership's Stephen Williams in this exclusive interview. Mr Secretary General: Thank you very much for talking to the African Leadership magazine. Could we ask you about your...