One of the most devastating impacts of the pandemic besides health risks was the massive loss of jobs and sources of livelihood for families. Given the policies to prevent the spread of COVID-19, including business lockdowns and restricted face-to-face interactions, commerce has been the most affected sector followed by services...
By Alkali Amana Coronet Blockchain is Africa's front tier tech space from South Africa as an innovation building a B2B2C Marketplace that provides blockchain vetted commodities such as human hair extensions, hair care products & salon equipment to African salons, distributors & retailers from ethical global manufacturers at lower sourcing...
Adamu Waziri is a rising talent on the African cultural scene. He is the creator of the Bino and Fino cartoons which have been at the forefront of Nigeria’s emerging animation industry, and a key part of his successful business in Abuja. His creations the brother and sister team of...
One of the most debated questions in the world of entrepreneurship is if entrepreneurs are born or made. Farai Munjoma, Founder and CEO of Shasha Network, a digital learning company providing young people access to academic and career education, believes that entrepreneurs are made. At the age of 12 years old,...
The George Weah-led administration's pro-poor agenda has been the bedrock of the government's policies and programs. In this exclusive interview with African Leadership Magazine UK team in Monrovia, the Chief Executive Officer, Liberia National Port Authority, Hon. Bill Tweahway, talks about the agency's milestones in a short space of...
Lonely Planet recently rated Eswatini as one of the Top 5 destinations in the world to visit in 2020. The organization noted the Kingdom's unique cultural heritage, which remains untouched by modernity. More than that, Eswatini presents limitless opportunities for investors looking for a consistent economy with access to...
Poised to serve as a catalyst for trade development for IOC members countries, the International Islamic Finance Corporation, ITFC, has continued to assist organizations in member countries to gain better access to trade finance. As well as equipping them with the competitive edge for global business. In this interview...
Mastercard has set out an ambitious plan of bringing 1 billion people and 50 million SMEs into the digital economy by 2025. In this exclusive interview with African Leadership Magazine UK, the division president for Sub-Sahara Africa shares the company's strategy towards achieving this plan. Excerpts: How is Mastercard helping...
By Kingsley Okeke The Chief Executive Officer of Africa's leading aviation company, Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde Gabremariam has said that the company's dominance in the continent's aviation industry is not threatened by the COVID-19 induced disruption of the industry. Mr Gabremariam made this known in an exclusive interview with African Leadership...
Elected as the 4th President of Sierra Leone in 2007, after five years in the Parliament, His Excellency Ernest Bai Koroma was faced with the arduous task of rebuilding a country devastated by ten years of war which had only ended in 2002. He met this new challenge with...