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Out of Africa

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Fortunately, today you no longer have to put Meryl Streep and Robert Redford under the Kenyan umbrella acacia or the Colombian Shakira Cameroonian verses ("Waka Waka") ...

The cake is big

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Martin Nielsen, founder and CEO of the Kenyan streaming service provider Mdundo, only fears one competitor.

Africa's music and film industry: Streaming Africa

Issue 91 - summer 2021
The African music and film industry is on the rise. Afrobeats stars create hits that the world will dance to, and Netflix is ​​knocking on film studios in Lagos and Cape Town. The increasing presence of international and African streaming service providers is opening up unprecedented revenue opportunities for the African art scene.

Raw Materials

Baobab: Africa's superfruit

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Africa's imposing baobab trees thrive in harsh conditions and can live for more than a thousand years. Its vitamin and fiber-rich fruits - in powder form - are being consumed more and more frequently in Europe and the USA. But baobab has not yet made its big market breakthrough.

Interview

If Oprah Winfrey pushes baobab, we're ready!

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Gus Le Breton, Chairman of the African Baobab Alliance, wants to help baobab products achieve a global breakthrough.

The Asian Aspiration

Asia as a model

Edition 89 - Winter 2020
This book is an appeal to African leaders to emulate the successful Asian development path.

Africa First!

Agenda for Africa

Edition 89 - Winter 2020
In their new book, the authors outline an agenda for sustainable economic development in Africa.

The current number

Used Cars: Second Life in Africa

There is a life after the end, at least in the automotive industry. Every year millions of decommissioned cars, vans and minibuses make long journeys by ship ...

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Emerging brands from Africa

Magazine 89 - Winter 2020
Name an African brand right away? Probably only a few succeed. It is not surprising either, as Africa is considered to be the “most unbranded continent”. However, some African companies are about to make a name for themselves internationally - and proudly emphasize their origins.

Interview

Hardly striking

Magazine 89 - Winter 2020
Why are there so few African brands that are perceived outside the continent? Sampson: The best-known brands are probably Nelson Mandela or the rugby national team ...