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Gold Street Is Where South Africa’s Mining History Goes to Die

Gold Street Is Where South Africa’s Mining History Goes to Die

The death rattle of the industry that once symbolized South Africa can be heard in the town of Carletonville—on Gold Street. That’s where Paseka Selemela has been guarding cars since 2010, when the scaffolding business he worked for closed. Prior to that, he was an assistant at a now-shuttered mine owned by AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. […]

Girls Empowerment Workshop Empowers Primary School Leavers In Malawi

Girls Empowerment Workshop Empowers Primary School Leavers In Malawi

 Girls Empowerment Workshop and Mentorship (GEM), an organization which strives at promoting child rights and girls education says it is geared to empower primary school leavers in various aspects of life through a workshop which they have organized. In an interview on Tuesday with Malawi News Agency (Mana) in Blantyre, GEM founder and Chief Executive […]

Actionable Steps to Build a Positive Money Mindset

Actionable Steps to Build a Positive Money Mindset

It’s no question that the modern entrepreneur community has become fascinated with wealth consciousness and money mindset. What used to be deemed as “woowoo hippy” content—something I would even admittedly roll my eyes at—is now considered mainstream and essential to an entrepreneur’s toolbox, making every online business owner rethink the importance of mindset work in […]

Ambode, Duke Seek More Funds For Lagos

Ambode, Duke Seek More Funds For Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, and a former Governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, on Thursday raised the alarm over the danger of abandoning Lagos State to shoulder alone the developmental challenges posed by incessant migration from all parts of the country. Warning that the growing population within a territorial land mass […]

Entertainment Sector Holds Prospects For $1bn GDP Growth By 2020

Entertainment Sector Holds Prospects For $1bn GDP Growth By 2020

The Federal Government, through its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), has begun exploiting the entertainment and creative industry to milk at least $1 billion by the end of 2020. The target aligns with government’s policy which seeks to discourage over-dependence on oil earnings, especially with the entertainment and creative sectors reported to have contributed […]

The Psychology of Color: How What You Wear Can Affect Your Work Performance

The Psychology of Color: How What You Wear Can Affect Your Work Performance

Chances are that if you look into your closet, your wardrobe follows a color scheme. Whether it’s intentional or not, most people tend to gravitate toward certain colors when shopping. Some may like the simplicity of a wardrobe filled with basic black, while others prefer shades that complement their skin tone or eyes. But did […]

IMF Approves New Three-year Loan Arrangement For Malawi

IMF Approves New Three-year Loan Arrangement For Malawi

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a new three-year $112.3 million loan arrangement for Malawi to assist the southern African country’s economic and financial reforms. In a statement late on Monday, the IMF said the approval would enable the immediate disbursement of about $16 million, with the remaining amount to be phased over the […]

How To Let Go Of The Past

How To Let Go Of The Past

Why do we hold on to the past? Why is it so difficult to let go of the experiences that have caused us pain and suffering? For many of us, we get stuck in the past because of our need for certainty. Certainty is fundamentally about survival. We all need to feel certain that we […]

Strategies for Your Most Productive Workday

Strategies for Your Most Productive Workday

Andy Grove, former CEO and chairman of Intel, used to arrive at work at 8:00 and leave by 6:00 every day. Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, leaves the office by 5:30 every evening so she can have dinner with her kids at 6:00. VMware’s CEO Pat Gelsinger is awarded “points” by his secretary for arriving home […]

South African Tourism Has “Huge Growth Potential”: Minister

South African Tourism Has “Huge Growth Potential”: Minister

South Africa will speed up visa processes and lure major conferences in an effort to boost foreign arrivals by 40 percent by 2021, said its tourism minister. The new measures are part of a goal to attract five million additional travellers – four million international tourists and one million extra local holiday trips and will […]

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