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As mobile phone penetration grows, so do the opportunities in mobile advertising. Isis Nyongo of inMobi joins us to share insights about the mobile advertising market in Africa.

As mobile phone penetration grows, so do the opportunities in mobile advertising. Isis Nyongo of inMobi joins us to share insights about the mobile advertising market in Africa.
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As mobile phone penetration grows, so do the opportunities in mobile advertising. Isis Nyongo of inMobi joins us to share insights about the mobile advertising market in Africa.

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English


Episodes

The Sad, But Happy State of Africa in the Global Economy

3/7/2016
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Lauri Elliott and Nwakego Eyisi of Afribiz discuss the negative indicators for African economies, but share while it looks bad it is a good place to be to look for new, sustainable solutions for thriving economies.

Duration:00:55:58

AfDB Chief Economist Ncube on Politics & Economic Growth

8/28/2013
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Professor Mthuli Ncube, Chief Economist for African Development Bank, shares insights from a recent AfDB report, Political Fragility in Africa.

Duration:00:12:12

South African Diaspora Accelerating Opportunities for SA Biz

8/13/2013
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Donovan Neal-May, Head of the South African Business Link to Experts (SABLE), discusses the role the South African Diaspora is playing in assisting South African entrepreneurs develop market opportunities.

Duration:00:26:03

African Development Bank's Take on SMEs in Africa

8/12/2013
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Robert Zeger's, Chief Investment Officer for the African Development Bank, provides AfDB's take on the importance of SMEs in Africa.

Duration:00:24:33

Informal SME Market in Africa

11/15/2012
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Amrei Botha, Head of SME Banking at Standard Bank, says that 90% of small businesses in Africa are informal. This sector has unique challenges from their formal counterparts, which Standard Bank has taken on as an opportunity. Join us as we discuss with Amrei Botha key insights Standard Bank has learned serving this sector and how the Bank is developing an untapped market successfully.

Duration:00:33:18

Mobile Messaging and Transaction Business Models in Africa

11/14/2012
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Clickatell was at the forefront of sms gateway services in Africa, and is now taking a significant role in the mobile transaction space. Peter de Villiers, CEO of Clickatell, joins us to share emerging trends in the mobile messaging and mobile transaction space in Africa.

Duration:00:24:18

Democracy, Governance, and Economic Growth in Africa

11/6/2012
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Democracy, governance, and economic growth impact the business environment and the development agenda in Africa. New reports by the African Development Bank shed some insights in patterns seen in elections, coups, and revolutions over the last 50 years. Professor Mthuli Ncube, Chief Economist and Vice President at African Development Bank, joins us to share insights from the reports and pinpoint key challenges for Africa's future trajectory and how business can be a big part of the solution...

Duration:00:21:14

A View of China-Africa Cooperation from Beijing

10/11/2012
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China-Africa cooperation is here to stay. The question is how will it evolve. Yanjuan Wang, Executive Editor for ChinAfrica Magazine based in Beijing, shares what they see in this key economic and trade relationship between China and Africa.

Duration:00:16:33

Mobile Health Innovation in South Africa

10/1/2012
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Bryan Sidders, head of Prior Institute, joins us to share their innovative business model to provide health care services in South Africa.

Duration:00:15:47

Investing in SMEs in DR Congo

9/20/2012
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Afribiz.fm host, Lauri Elliott, speaks with Jarl Heistee, President of XSML, about investing in SMEs, rather small businesses, in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Duration:00:29:41

Renewable Energy Potential in Africa

5/5/2012
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Ansgar Kiene of the African Renewable Energy Alliance joins us to discuss renewable energy opportunities across Africa.

Duration:00:14:51

Derekorp CEO discusses Ugandan opportunities

3/15/2012
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In today's show Lauri interviews Derek Kwesiga, founder and managing director of Derekorp Ltd., a Kampala, Uganda-based processor of local fruits and vegetables. Lauri and Kwesiga discuss Uganda's vast resources and opportunities.

Duration:00:13:39

USAID program aims to increase food security in Nigeria

3/15/2012
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Afribiz’s Lauri Elliot talks shop with Tim Prewitt of Nigeria Markets, a program funded by USAID to improve agriculture in Nigeria. Lauri and Tim talk about the goals and progress of the program, which are to revolutionize the farming industry in Nigeria by increasing commercial agriculture, increasing farm yields, and stimulating investment in sector to develop agriculture in the country for the next generation.

Duration:00:17:17

Agro Chief Discusses Farming Opportunities

3/5/2012
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Patrick Devenish, Group Chief Executive of AICO Africa Limited, a Zimbabwe-based agro conglomerate talks with us about his company's expansion and farming efforts on the continent.

Duration:00:15:35

Mobile Advertising in Africa 2011

2/13/2012
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As mobile phone penetration grows, so do the opportunities in mobile advertising. Isis Nyong'o of inMobi joins us to share insights about the mobile advertising market in Africa.

Duration:00:19:24

A Look at Business in French-Speaking West & Central Africa

2/10/2012
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Edward George of Ecobank Research joins us to share his thoughts about doing business in French-speaking West & Central Africa.

Duration:00:44:32

A Talk with Author of Africa's Future: Darkness to Destiny

2/9/2012
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Today is the launch of the book, "Africa's Future: Darkness to Destiny." Duncan Clark, the author, joins us to share about economic transformations discussed in the book.

Duration:00:21:50

Unreasonable Entrepreneurs in Africa 2012

2/7/2012
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Every year the Unreasonable Institute holds a global competition for entrepreneurs who use their business for impact. Join us as Teju Ravilochan, a co-founder of the Unreasonable Institute, highlights the emerging entrepreneurs from Africa in this year's competition.

Duration:00:14:48

Lessons from a CEO in Africa's Banking Sector

2/6/2012
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Banking is a major sector driving growth of services in Africa. Join us to hear James Mwangi, CEO of Kenya Equity Bank, share about the opportunities and ways to navigate this sector in Africa.

Duration:00:19:19

Navigating Major Infrastructure Projects in Africa 2012

2/1/2012
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Africa has some of the top 100 major global infrastructure projects, according to CG/LA. Norman Anderson from CG/LA joins us to share why these projects have significance.

Duration:00:18:51