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  • Africa’s Flyover Countries

    Africa’s Flyover Countries

    This article lays out a strong argument for why we should work towards democratizing entrepreneurship education in Africa. In the United States, there is an expression used to describe a great number of states located in the middle of the country, between the two coasts. This expression refers to these states as “the flyover states”…

  • Expats won’t save Africa

    Expats won’t save Africa

    Think about a few successful African startups? Did any of these names come to mind? Flutterwave, Paystack, Jumia, mPharma, Andela. Some of these startups are unicorns, meaning they are valued at USD 1 billion or more.What is one thing they have in common? All of these companies have founders who, either are from outside of…

  • The Different Approaches to Starting a Business

    The Different Approaches to Starting a Business

    Understanding the different approaches to building a business can is necessary to start your business on the right foot. This can allow you as an aspiring entrepreneur to move fast, validate your ideas and reduce your risk of failure. We are going to focus on the two most widely used approaches. Business Plan: this is…