Business

Road

It all starts with a road

Msafiri’s business columnist Nkem Ifejika is keen for africa to develop its infrastructure to unleash the potential of its tourism industry One of the great things about the current stage…

Boats

The junk furniture makers of Senegal

Meet Ousmane M’Baye. For fifteen years he repaired fridges. One day he made a chair out of recycled steel. Today he exports his recycled furniture designs around the world and…

Power

Power to the people

msafiri’s business columnist Nkem Ifejika has just returned from Mauritius, where he discovered the secret of the country’s success – and it’s not down to an abundance of natural resources…

Bag

Bag it…

msafiri sent Mfonobong Nsehe to meet Kunmi Otitoju, the Nigerian entrepreneur creating a global fashion brand  Kunmi Otitoju, a 30-year-old Nigerian-born entrepreneur is the founder of Minku Design, an Afrocentric…

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Business Traveller’s Guide to Nairobi

Doing business in Kenya? Kenya Airways’ new B787 Dreamliners now fly between Nairobi and Paris, Johannesburg, Beijing, Bangkok and Guangzhou. Here are our recommendations for a business trip in Nairobi…

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Business Travellers’ Guide to Johannesburg

Doing business in South Africa? Kenya Airways now flies to Johannesburg with its new B787 Dreamliner. msafiri makes some recommendations for a memorable business trip BUSINESS BUZZ Johannesburg, the most…

BusinessMatters

We like to party

Africans love to celebrate and know how to do it in style. It’s good for the economy as well as the soul says, msafiri’s business columnist, Nkem Ifejika. One of…

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Business People: Rahul Sood

Sun Africa Hotels owns a collection of some of the most prestigious lodges and retreats in Kenya. We sent Mfonobong Nsehe to talk to CEO Rahul Sood about his portfolio…

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Powerful partnerships

Ashish J. Thakkar, 32, is the founder of Mara Group, a Pan-African conglomerate with annual revenues of US$120 million Ashish J. Thakkar always had an eye for opportunity. When he…

Paris

Business Paris Travel Guide

Doing business in France? KQ now flies to France’s capital city Paris with its new B787 Dreamliner. msafiri makes some recommendations for a memorable business trip Business Buzz No city…