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Juliet Anammah, CEO, Jumia Nigeria

Jumia Nigeria appoints Juliet Anammah as CEO

E-commerce giant Jumia has appointed Juliet Anammah as the CEO of Jumia Nigeria.

Telecommunications Tower

Telkom said to mull phone tower network sale in South Africa

Telkom SA SOC Ltd., a South African phone company seeking to cut costs on a struggling mobile service, is considering a sale of a network of telephone towers in the country, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Niyi Yusuf, Managing Director, Accenture Nigeria

Real vs. Perceived Risks of Investing in Africa (Video)

Listen to experts and CEOs talk about the perceived risks vs. the actual risks of investing in Africa.

Udayan Goyal, Founder and Managing Partner at Anthemis Group

Apis Partners launches private equity growth fund to invest in financial technology in Africa and Asia

Strong appetite for investments in financial technology has prompted the launch of a private equity firm dedicated to the sector in emerging markets.

More than half of Africa's 1.1 billion people now own a mobile phone

Africa's mobile boom powers innovation economy

Innovation is happening all over Africa in all different sectors, from education to energy, banking to agriculture.