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Chad Le Clos

More Olympians In South Africa’s Pools

By Forbes Africa June 13, 2018
Chad le Clos recently returned from the Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast, where he grew his legend further with three gold medals, a silver and a bronze. He h...
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Investment Marketplace Coming To Africa

By Forbes Africa June 5, 2018
From November 7-9, Africa Inc. will convene in South Africa’s Gauteng Province, the continent’s seventh largest economy, for the inaugural Africa Investment Forum (AIF). ...
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Entrepreneurs

Under 30 2018

By Forbes Africa June 4, 2018
The 2018 FORBES AFRICA Under 30 is our authentic and most definitive list of Africa’s most promising young change-makers. This year is our fourth edition of the list and for the...
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Africa

Are ICOs Relevant In Africa?

By Forbes Africa May 16, 2018
Initial coin offerings (ICOs) see companies create their own digital tokens and sell them to the public. They are like initial public offerings (IPOs), but investors take...
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2018 FIFA World Cup

Nigeria’s John Mikel Obi Counts Himself Lucky

By Forbes Africa May 10, 2018
By the time the next World Cup rolls around, Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi will be 34. Considering coach Gernot Rohr’s deliberate moves to lower the average age of the S...
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Apartheid

Rest In Power, Mother

By Forbes Africa May 9, 2018
It was the day after Easter. In the afternoon on what was a public holiday in South Africa, news started trickling in of Winnie Nomzamo Madikizela-Mandela’s death, of ill...
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Aerial Vehicles

Drones By Africa, For Africa

By Forbes Africa May 2, 2018
As a boy, there was never any doubt what Adam Rosman would do when he was older. “Aviation fascinated me. My friends and I used to build model rockets and fly them at the...
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Africa
Batsman

The Speedster That Bounced Back

By Forbes Africa April 25, 2018
In a summer of cricket that produced many exciting new discoveries, the one with perhaps the most long-term potential is that of fast bowler Lungi Ngidi, who has overcome tough ...
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employees

Cracking the Code and Bridging The Gender Gap

By Forbes Africa April 24, 2018
One spring day in 2015, Julia Lee, a top performer on the engineering team at the payroll-software start-up Gusto, asked Edward Kim, the company’s cofounder and chief technology...
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Engineeers
Africa

The Banana Phone?

By Forbes Africa April 6, 2018
The smartphone industry has been stagnant and lacking innovation for a good few years. With each new iteration, we witness handsets becoming thinner, faster, and lighter yet som...
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Banana Phone
Basketball

The NBA Player Standing Tall For Africa

By Forbes Africa March 29, 2018
It is a warm August day in Nairobi, Kenya, as I make my way to Emmanuel Jambo’s Emms photography studio to meet with two-time National Basketball Association (NBA) All-Star Luol...
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