#Finance and Innovation

  • Article: This Company Is Using Technology to Track COVID-19 in Ghana

    This Company Is Using Technology to Track COVID-19 in Ghana

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 11, 2020

    The platform collects health information and connects users to food banks and shelters. Read more

  • Article: This Supercomputer Could Help End the Locust Invasion Currently Destroying Parts of East Africa

    This Supercomputer Could Help End the Locust Invasion Currently Destroying Parts of East Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 19, 2020

    The supercomputer predicts weather conditions that create perfect breeding grounds for locusts. Read more

  • Article: These Are the 50 Most Powerful Women in Africa, According to Forbes

    These Are the 50 Most Powerful Women in Africa, According to Forbes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 13, 2020

    It's the magazine's first ever pan-African list of powerful and influential women. Read more

  • Article: 4 Key Things Global Citizens Need to Know From President Ramaphosa's 3rd SONA Speech

    4 Key Things Global Citizens Need to Know From President Ramaphosa's 3rd SONA Speech

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 18, 2020

    The address took place days after the 30-year anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from jail. Read more

  • Article: Uber South Africa Is Offering Free Rides to Job Interviews

    Uber South Africa Is Offering Free Rides to Job Interviews

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 24, 2020

    The trips will be available in Joburg, Cape Town, Durban, East London, and Port Elizabeth. Read more

  • Article: Environmentalist Hope Mwanake Wants to Get Rid of Plastic and Glass Waste in Kenya

    Environmentalist Hope Mwanake Wants to Get Rid of Plastic and Glass Waste in Kenya

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 17, 2019

    The activist founded a company that turns waste into tiles for building homes. Read more

  • Article: This South African Engineer Was Diagnosed with TB. Now He's Fighting to Change Health Care.

    This South African Engineer Was Diagnosed with TB. Now He's Fighting to Change Health Care.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 29, 2019

    His creation has the power to transform how people experience collecting medicines. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Female Farmers Are Being Held Back. This Partnership Is Fighting to Change That.

    South Africa's Female Farmers Are Being Held Back. This Partnership Is Fighting to Change That.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 29, 2019

    Vodacom, UN Women, and South African Women in Farming are joining forces for equality. Read more