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OUTLIERZ: A new seed investment fund dedicated to Africa
4 years ago

OUTLIERZ: A new seed investment fund dedicated to Africa

A new Morocco-based seed investment fund, dedicated to providing smart capital to African startups, launches. The initiative is led by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs, and backed by some of the world’s …
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Start-Up Stories: Jembere Eyewear
5 years ago

Start-Up Stories: Jembere Eyewear

After nearly a decade of designing eyewear, Abaynesh Jembere decided to live her dreams by launching her own line of sunglasses. Her brand, Jembere Eyewear, fuses Abaynesh’s passion …
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Start-Up Stories: Tech Needs Girls Ghana
6 years ago

Start-Up Stories: Tech Needs Girls Ghana

As a young girl, Regina wanted to build a rocket. Upon presenting a prototype to her physics teacher, she was told, “It’s impossible. Girls don’t build rockets. They …
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Start-Up Stories: Addis Eats
6 years ago

Start-Up Stories: Addis Eats

Lifelong foodies Eliza Richman and Xavier Curtis are the co-founders of Addis Eats, a company that offers food tours of Ethiopia, to merge their passion for travel and …
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Urban Issue
6 years ago

Urban Issue

The Urban issue is dedicated to Afropolitans bringing their rich culture and energy to major world cities and Afro-socialites dominating on home turf. In this issue we …
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