Fund for Africa's Women Entrepreneurs to Break New Ground?
"We've seen female entrepreneurs expansion getting capital. We proactively look beyond the traditional industries ... It's about being able to bring a gender conscious approach from the boardroom to the factory floor", said Tokunboh Ismael of investment management firm Alitheia Capital.
Innovation in Africa, 1 July 2018
A study by Boston Consulting Group found that startups founded by women receive less than 50% of the investment received by those founded by men, but achieve 10% higher profits. In… Read more »
Lawyer-turned-businesswoman Meledah Twahira in her shop (file photo).