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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Upcoming African Brands


How brands can keep it real in Africa  A few weeks ago in Nairobi, a recently arrived global brand chose one of Kenya's newest hotels together

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World Economic Forum on Africa, June 2015


Cape Town, South Africa 3-5 June 2015 Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s FutureIn 2015, the World Economic Forum on Africa will mark 25

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The Africa CEO Forum


The AFRICA CEO FORUM is now the foremost international meeting of top African business leaders. It is a must-attend event for anyone interested

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