Created by Sierra Leonean born Elaine Rhule, Designer Cakes of London are developing a reputation for creating elegant bespoke custom-made cakes. The company was recently commissioned to create the 30th birthday cake for Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt, upon the request to create a simple cake as a surprise for the athlete, Rhule created a cake […]

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Africa New Gateway When we think of the gateway to Africa it is often countries such as Ghana and South Africa, Rwanda or possibly Nigeria which come to mind as countries on the continent, but what about the UAE? The United Arab Emirates, or more specifically the city of Dubai? Known as a business hub […]

Sheraton Addis

The 2015 edition of the Knight Frank Wealth Report focuses on the attitudes of the wealthy, global distribution, the preferred global cities Ultra High Net-Worth Individuals (UHNWI) chose to invest and reside in, and current luxury spending trends. Our focus is wealth within the African market. The total amount of wealth held by Africa’ UHNWI’s  […]

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So who are Africa’s connoisseurs? We are dedicating this category to those we deem to be the best in their field. Our up and coming posts will feature the likes of Artists, Architects, Tailors, Fashion Designers, Entrepreneurs and the Business Elite, who are either of African origin, or engage within the African market, highlighting and […]

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This could be the capital city of South Africa, Nigeria, or Angola. Based in Ghana An African City is a web-series chronicling the lives of the five single African women settling in Accra. This time last year we had all fallen in love with the web-series which aligns itself to our ethos of providing the […]

WEF 2015

Highlights from the 45th World Economic Forum (WEF), 2015 Host to the WEF, Davos attracts global leaders, government officials, royalty, celebrities, intellectuals and the worlds business elite, who meet annually to discuss how they can best improve the state of the world. We have provided some highlights on the outcomes for Africa from Davos 2015. […]

African Business Forum

    1.Always follow due process when working, or entering into a new market. Taking short cuts may lead to issues if there are government or ministerial changes. 2.Understand and respect local protocols, and ensure you are fully conversant with local rules, regulations, and changes to legislation. 3.Implement country strategies that underpin regional strategies. Be […]