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The African Star Out To Dominate The States

By Forbes Africa February 19, 2018
African icon Didier Drogba is switching focus from time on the football pitch to the boardroom as he plots the next phase of his life that has already started with his move to U...
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Coup

First Peace, Then Progress

By Forbes Africa February 15, 2018
Not too long ago, West Africa – from regional behemoth Nigeria to smaller states like Liberia and Sierra Leone – was bedeviled by coups and civil wars. Now, there is not a major...
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Bloodhound

Speeding Into The Future

By Forbes Africa February 7, 2018
Five years ago, I stood on one of the most barren stretches of land in the north-eastern corner of South Africa waiting for a small turbo-prop passenger aircraft to land. ...
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Hakskeen Pan
Designer

The 60-Year-Old Industrialist

By Forbes Africa January 31, 2018
Michael Manaka is a self-made artisan building oil purifying plants from his home garage in Tembisa, east of Johannesburg. He is mature, to say the least. In 2010, when his peer...
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Africa

Tear Down Africa’s Walls

By Forbes Africa January 31, 2018
For much of 2017, two of Africa’s biggest economies, Nigeria and South Africa, have struggled. Nigeria is only just stuttering out of a recession, while South Africa’s economy h...
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The War Cameraman Who Saw Gold In Shells

By Forbes Africa January 29, 2018
In the end there was only one way in and one way out of the besieged city of Sarajevo during the final months of the 1990s Bosnian War, after the air traffic had finally surrend...
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Brian Green
Cancer

Legendary Hugh Masekela Has Died

By Forbes Africa January 23, 2018
Legendary African jazz musician Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78. “After a protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer, he passed peacefully in Joh...
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Jah Prayzah: My Music Is Not A Tuck-Shop Business

By Forbes Africa January 22, 2018
After conquering Zimbabwe’s music scene and achieving nearly all his goals at home, contemporary musician, Jah Prayzah (real name Mukudzei Mukombe) has set his sights on the res...
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Why Nigeria Needs A New National Carrier

By Forbes Africa January 19, 2018
One major unfulfilled campaign promise from the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is the creation of a new national carrier. The talk about its creation sparked heated...
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change

Change The Rules And Be Rewarded

By Forbes Africa January 15, 2018
Although we sometimes desire change, there is no absolute way to measure change. What we do know is that the future invades the present faster than many entrepreneurs can handle...
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