READ: French Montana’s Ugandan hospital to serve 300,000 patients

French Montana has helped open a new hospital in Uganda. The kind-hearted rapper donated $100,000 to help provide for pregnant women in the African nation, and following the 'Unforgettable' hitmaker's generous gesture, both The Weeknd and Diddy agreed to match his donation and now the Suubi Health Centre is up and

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Lapid Leaders Gives Students The Chance To Experience Africa

“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.”                     -Oliver Wendell Holmes   I joined Lapid Leaders Africa with the ambition of becoming a great leader. My ambition went hand in hand with Lapid Leaders Africa’s vision which is "to lead self, lead marketplace

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4 young African entrepreneurs changing livelihoods in the continent

The 5th Anzisha Prize has just announced 4 young innovative Africans changing their community and through entrepreneurship. These young entrepreneurs impressed the judges with their innovative ideas, business acumen and social impact of their businesses. Chris Kwekowe, 22 (Nigeria) Founder, Slatecube Slatecube is an online platform that gives young people relevant skills in over

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Meet these 12 young Africans transforming the continent

The African youth population, faced with biting unemployment and resource scarcity, is turning to innovation to solve the myriad of challenges they face in their society. The African Leadership Academy, in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, has identified 12 accomplished young entrepreneurs as finalists for the 2015 Anzisha Prize. The

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