Category: Inspiration

The #YesAfrican Interview: Zambia’s House Of African Fabrics Wants You To Follow Its Pattern

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The #YesAfrican Interview: Zambia’s House Of African Fabrics Wants You To Follow Its Pattern

Esaja.com caught up with House Of African Fabrics` Chileshe Mumbi Siwale and managed to establish how they have managed to take Zambia and Southern Africa by storm through their supply of African fabrics and fashion. Tell us about a little bit about yourself? I am Zambian, an entrepreneur and human resource specialist by profession, born […]

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The #YesAfrican Interview: African Hotplate – The McDonald`s Of Traditional Food

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The #YesAfrican Interview: African Hotplate – The McDonald`s Of Traditional Food

Esaja.com caught up with African Hotplate`s Director, Benson Muneri and we managed to capture how he and his team have managed to satisfy Africa`s appetite for tasty meals through their African traditional meals. Can you tell the world what African Hotplate is all about? African Hotplate is a unique fast food concept focusing on traditional […]

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1000 Dangotes: A Titan Inspires Us To Unleash African Enterprise

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1000 Dangotes: A Titan Inspires Us To Unleash African Enterprise

The Dangote Group is on track to becoming a $100 billion enterprise. In doing so, it’ll employ millions and add great value to the abundant resources of the continent. What a son of Africa began, is serving as a new model for industrialisation and the upliftment of 1 billion people. From oil refineries to truck assembly […]

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#ShowSomeLove For Zimbabwe`s Urifab Printers

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#ShowSomeLove For Zimbabwe`s Urifab Printers

Welcome to day two where we continue to #ShowSomeLove by profiling companies from the African region which are listed on Esaja.com. Each day throughout the month of February, the “month of love” as we like to call it, we profile one of these heroes whose dedication to Africa`s advancement and development knows no bounds. Let`s […]

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#BordersMustFall: An Open, Prosperous & Connected Africa Is Worth The Fight

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#BordersMustFall: An Open, Prosperous & Connected Africa Is Worth The Fight

As the clock ticked towards 01:00 AM on Sunday the 30th of January, Esaja’s business development lead and I were at Beitbridge border post watching a horror movie unfold. Arguably one of the 5 busiest in Sub-Saharan Africa, Beitbridge links South Africa to Zimbabwe and the rest of Africa. $5bn worth of official trade flows […]

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Transparency International Names Botswana The Least Corrupt Country In Africa

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Transparency International Names Botswana The Least Corrupt Country In Africa

image credits: Top-automotive.com On a continent where corruption is considered to be rife, Botswana has been named the least corrupt country on the continent following the latest reports by Transparency International, an anti-corruption global organization fighting for a world in which governments, businesses, civil societies and the daily lives of people are free of corruption. Compared […]

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What Is Somalia The World’s Biggest Exporter For? You’ll Be Surprised!

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What Is Somalia The World’s Biggest Exporter For? You’ll Be Surprised!

Somalia, What do you think when the country is mentioned to to you? War, chaos and more are just some of the buzzwords that come up in most conversations we’ve had. But there’s one area Somalia actually leads the world, beating Australia and other stable nations. The country is the world’s biggest exporter of sheep […]

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2 The Future: Esaja.com Celebrates Africa Day & 2nd Anniversary!

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2 The Future: Esaja.com Celebrates Africa Day & 2nd Anniversary!

Today is Africa Day. This day’s significance rests on the fact that it’s the day on which the Organisation for African Unity was formed to bring the dreams of Africa into fruition, especially and most importantly the quest for African integration. The process has been slow and fraught with challenges but it’s happening. This day also […]

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Top African Banks For Cross Border Business

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Top African Banks For Cross Border Business

The following are banks in Africa with a regional footprint. For companies looking for a regional & pan African footprint (immediately or as a future goal), banking with these banks brings the advantage of a multi country footprint: Ecobank Active Markets: 33 HQ: Lome, Togo , Ecobank has grown to become the largest bank in Africa by […]

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