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As the economy inches open, South Africa’s startups prepare for a post-Covid world

The pandemic offers opportunities for online businesses that deliver services ranging from education and communication with clients to delivering groceries, but it doesn’t come without difficulties

Nigeria’s start-up scene is growing fast

In the middle of Lagos, young entrepreneurs develop business ideas and put together their first start-ups. But only a few will actually survive

IoT tech fires up savvy SA start-ups

The internet of things is sparking innovative solutions to local problems, as small businesses devise smart devices to improve lives

African start-ups draw interest after slow start

African high-tech startups are minuscule compared with their US and European peers but they are finally gaining momentum and attention

Banking on irrationality

The area in which we should be the most clear-headed, our personal finances, is usually the deepest vortex of self-delusion.

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