Author Archives: Laolu Odusan

  • Uchenna Nnodim’s Tech-Cryptocurrency Business, Roqqu.com is Powering Financial Independence in Africa

    Uchenna Nnodum is the Founder of Roqqu.com, a cryptocurrency exchange platform and Ufinix.com, an online academy for training developers. In this interview, Uchenna shares a story of resilience and achievements as he builds tech businesses in the African market. Interview with Uchenna Nnodim: Since I launched Roqqu.com, we have achieved unimaginable milestones.  With our flagship product in the blockchain space, …

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  • The African Entrepreneurship Digest – August Issue

    Subscribe Here African Outlook     |     News from the Foundation     |     TEF Entrepreneurs     |`    Business Growth African Outlook | News from the Foundation | TEF Entrepreneurs | Business Growth African Outlook News from the Foundation TEF Entrepreneurs Business Growth African Outlook | News from TEF | TEF Entrepreneurs | Business Growth …

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  • ‘Africapitalism’ and the limits of any variant of capitalism

    In a contribution to ROAPE’s debate on capitalism in Africa, Stefan Ouma provides a critical account of Africapitalism as well as an assessment of the future/s it imagines, what it silences and its potential to transform African economies. Ouma concludes that the ecologically destructive and dehumanizing architecture of our global economic system provides further evidence to condemn any variant of capitalism.

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  • The African Entrepreneurship Digest – Edition 2

    African Outlook | News from the Foundation | TEF Entrepreneurs | Business Growth Gender Diversity & African Entrepreneurship: An Interview with Vanessa Moungar, Director for Gender, Women and Civil Society, African Development Bank Group Read more. Kenya overtakes Angola as the third-largest economy in Sub-Saharan Africa – Bloomberg Reports Read more. Report: South Africa, Kenya …

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  • Nora Chaynane’s Business, Shine Space, Offers Students in Morocco Opportunities to Learn Early and Prepare for the Future

    In Morocco, 80% of students between the age of 15 – 18 are uncertain about their future. As a result, they graduate without the personal and professional skills needed for the world of work. To tackle this growing silent crisis, TEF Entrepreneur and Founder of Shine Space, Nora Chaynane founded Shine Space, Morroco’s foremost socio-educational …

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  • Checking In & Sharing Next Engagements in TEF

    العربيةl Français l Português  Hello, It has been an inspiring week for us, as I hope it has been for you. We would like to appreciate the work you do and your support of ours, as we continue to advocate for African entrepreneurship and youth employment as the root to the sustainable development of the continent.  One of the …

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  • TEF CEO, Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu Joins the Lagos State Governor, LCCI to Discuss

    TEF CEO, Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu Joins the Lagos State Governor, LCCI to Discuss Private-Public Sector Collaboration for a Better Post-Covid-19 Economic Outlook

    Yesterday, June 17, TEF CEO, Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu joined His Excellency the Governor of Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in a virtual webinar organised by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry [LCCI], the foremost Chamber of Commerce and Industry in West Africa. The event hosted a panel of Chief Executives to discuss the economic strategy of the State …

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    Bethelhem Dejene Abebe is the Co-founder and CEO of Zafree Papers, a company that is introducing a 100% tree-free paper pulp made from agricultural waste. Based in Ethiopia, Bethelhem’s company, Zafree makes pulp, paper and paper products 100% free from trees by using agricultural waste as an input instead of wood. The company operates in …

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  • TEF Entrepreneur, Barbara Kamba-Nyathi named Amahle Magazine Most Influential Woman in Zimbabwe.

    Barbara Kamba-Nyathi is an author, social psychologist, inspirational speaker, mediator, poet, entrepreneur, and lifestyle and wellness coach. She is a two-time TEDx speaker and the co-founder and CEO of Bold Dialogue Investments P/L, an organisation that aims to empower, inspire and guide women to become the best versions of themselves. Bold Dialogue creates an atmosphere …

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  • The African Entrepreneurship Digest

    African Outlook | News Across Africa | TEF Entrepreneurs | Business Growth Amidst the Panic, the Pandemic Presents an Opportunity to Reset Africa. Beyond the challenges, African business leaders debate the opportunities the pandemic presents for Africa. Tony Elumelu pushes for the continent to press the reset button. Read more. Africa’s Industrialisation Won’t Look like …

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