Nairobi among top 20


 Nairobi has recently been listed 11th in the 20 most successful cities of 2016. Alongside London, Shanghai, New York and other

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Head of Artists – Azza Satti


Meet AS+A's new Head of Artists, Azza Satti. Below, a quick Q&A to get to know her better.How would you describe yourself in three

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East Africa’s film industry


I’ve worked in and observed the regional arts scene for the last three years and one thing I’m noticing is the increasing relevance of

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George Issaias a Top 100 Innovator


AS+A Founder George Issaias has been identified by True Africa as one of the key influencers shaping the Africa of today. Our roster of

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Ethio-Jazz Reborn


Ethio-Jazz is experiencing a renaissance in Addis Ababa, with live music shows multiple times a week and the rise of young dynamic artists across

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Ethiopia & Business Africa


Could Ethiopia Be The Key To Understanding The Future Of Business In Africa? Ethiopian entrepreneur and AS+A speaker Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu,

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Hacking the Future


In July 2015, Kenya was engulfed by ‘Obamania’ as U.S. President Barack Obama visited the country, the first sitting American President to do

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Quartz Innovator’s Summit


Focusing on the lens of innovation to tell the story of an evolving and modern Africa, the Quartz Innovator’s Summit was held at Sankara Hotel

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Top 30 Innovative Africans


Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu named: One of Top 30 Innovative Africans by Quartz Magazine: Article:

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Kenya: Going for Gold?


On August 26, 2015, 26-year-old Kenyan athlete Julius Yego threw his javelin 92.72 meters – the third longest throw ever; commentators

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NSE Charity Trading Day


On Friday 4th September, the Nairobi Stock Exchange held it's annual Charity Trading Day, which sees profits from trades go to a charitable

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US Reality Show in Nairobi


US Reality Show “The Shark Tank” comes to Nairobi to scout for talentAt AS+A we can attest to the immense wealth of 'talent' in this part

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