For many the water hyacinth is a menace - an invasive plant that harms aquatic life and helps bacteria and mosquitos flourish. But Kenyan entrepreneur Dominic Kahumbu is pioneering a machine that turns the weed into clean cooking fuel.
Dubbed the “Mother of Network Marketing in Africa” by networkers in the continent, Mrs. Ejimagwa is Longrich's First Black 5-Star Director and Global Icon of Longrich Bioscience. Since she started the networking business in the 90s, she has garnered over 10 million Nigerians to invest in several networking businesses.
Young entrepreneur Juliet Namujju came up with an innovative idea to create masks made from upcycled waste, to allow hearing-impaired persons to lip-read and stay safe amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wellness coach, Tayo Orekoya has set up Nigeria's first floatation therapy center to boost wellness in the bustling city of Lagos.
14 Dec 2020
Since winning the 2009 Emerging Designer of the Year Award at the inaugural Arise Africa Fashion Week in Johannesburg, South Africa, Christie Brown has grown to be one of the top African fashion brands to reckon with. From winning that award, the label has catered to international celebrities like Beyonce and public figures alike whilst showcasing unique and eccentric designs. Behind the rising African label is Aisha Ayensu, the founder and Creative Director of Christie Brown credits the success of the fashion house to her embrace of the modern African woman. As Christie Brown continues to catch the eye of various women around the globe, it’s clear the label founder has her sight set on something bigger.
25 Aug 2020
According to Pharrell Williams, the song is about "how tough it is to be an entrepreneur" in America.
16 Jul 2020
The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy has been huge and the cost of living is at an all-time high. While some entrepreneurs are complaining about the downturn in the economy, some are cashing out. Here are some business ideas you might want to consider during this crucial period.
16 Jul 2020
It is the raining season and the roads are flooded. GuardianTV spoke with Benedict Okoh, ED/ Technical service Automedics Nig. LTD on how your cars can be safe during the flood season.
15 Jul 2020
Fahim Saleh, the entrepreneur who founded Gokada, has been murdered in his luxury New York City apartment. Police detectives in New York disclosed that Saleh's body was found decapitated and dismembered with an electric saw.
22 Mar 2020
For two years, Tunisian businessman and entrepreneur, Karim Arafa, has been touring schools and hospitals to collect scrap and discarded furniture, and in his Tunis workshop, he gives them a makeover.
6 Dec 2019
A Kenyan entrepreneur is using sisal to put an an eco-friendly twist on hair extensions. Her products are fully biodegradable, cheaper than synthetic extensions, and can even be reused.
7 Oct 2019
The future of mobility is fast becoming electrically powered, available on-demand via smart devices, and self-driving using artificial intelligence. TechCabal brings mobility entrepreneurs together to talk about the transition to better asset utilisation and smarter systems.