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Winners of 2018 Anzisha Prize announced at gala event in Johannesburg, South Africa

2018 Anzisha Prize winners Joan Nalubega (left), Alhaji Siraj Bah (middle) and Melissa Bime (right) “We believe in you more than we believe in politicians.” This was the message from Sim Shagaya, Nigerian entrepreneur and business mogul and founder of one of West Africa’s largest electronic commerce websites konga.com, to young entrepreneurs on the African…

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Twenty of Africa’s youngest entrepreneurs will compete for a share of US$100,000 cash prize

  Mastercard Foundation and the African Leadership Academy Welcome the 2018 Anzisha Prize Finalists Twenty of Africa’s youngest entrepreneurs will compete for a share of US$100,000 cash prize Johannesburg, South Africa, October 3, 2018–Entrepreneurship is central to Africa’s economic growth and is one of the keys to unlocking job opportunities for young people across the…

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