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Pregnant Sudanese businesswoman Shiraz Al-Tayeb Hamid, 28, managing director of her family’s plastics factory, talks to a worker at the plastics factory in Khartoum February 25, 2009, as her sister Sherein, who is a plastics engineer, inspects the shoes. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Why entrepreneurship is key to Africa's development: Wiebe Boer, former CEO, Tony Elumelu Foundation

Africa is increasingly taking its place on the global stage as a continent of growth and opportunity.

Tony Elumelu at the US-Africa Business Forum in Washington in August 2014

Billionaire Tony Elumelu launches $100M program to boost African business

One of Africa’s richest businessmen, Tony Elumelu, has launched a $100 million program to support and promote entrepreneurship across the continent.