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Anzisha Stories

The Anzisha Prize platform is for for experts to share what works in entrepreneurship education and support across africa. 

Join us in the mission to create the best possible environment for very young entrepreneurs on the continent.

Drivers get a motorbike: The Ugandan with a clever model for e-commerce delivery

Daniel Mukisa has developed a strategic business and employee remuneration model that has helped his e-commerce delivery service grow quickly in Uganda.

The inspiring young South African behind a township textile company

Karidas Tshintsholo (20) is a young South African entrepreneur who is defying the odds.

Young Ivorian wants people to view agriculture as a legitimate business

Ivorian Gabriel Kombassere (18) is young, passionate and determined. He is also a social entrepreneur who wants Africa’s youth to start viewing agriculture as a viable business option.

Five up-and-coming young tech entrepreneurs in Africa

Five young tech entrepreneurs who have applied for the 2015 Anzisha Prize.

Five young Africans using business to clean up the environment

A sample of some of the 2015 Anzisha Prize applicants who are operating within the renewable energy and recycling space.

How these young African businesspeople boost profits through value addition

Here are five young entrepreneurs who are gaining a greater share of the value chain through manufacturing and processing activities.

Rwanda’s young, inspiring women entrepreneurs

Close to 60% of Rwandan applicants for the 2015 Anzisha Prize are women, a portion unlike any other African country.

From Zimbabwe to Egypt: Three entrepreneurs empowering youth

Around 20% of applicants for the 2015 Anzisha Prize were pursuing ventures within education and youth empowerment. Here is a sample of some of the entrants.

Meet four young business people pursuing their passions in Nigeria

A whopping 148 young Nigerians applied for the 2015 Anzisha Prize this year – by far the most number of entries from any country. Here is a taste of some of the applicants.

Three young African women whose ideas are making a difference

This year, there are also a number of strong women candidates for the Anzisha Prize who are defining their place in the world of social entrepreneurship. Here is a sample of them.

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