Nigeria

Nigeria’s Iyinoluwa Aboyeji talks about the future of African start-ups

Harassed by the police, criticised by the government but revered by the youth, Nigeria's successful young 'techtrepreneurs' have captured the ... national spotlight in recent years. In a wide-ranging conversation with The Africa Report just before hopping on a plane, one of the most popular, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, revealed why he doesn't recognize the 'tech bro' label that's often ascribed to him and shared in detail his hopes for Africa's future.

South Africa: Five African documentaries to watch at the Encounters International Festival

The Encounters South African International Documentary Festival returns to theatres for the first time in two years, with in-person screenings ... taking place across venues in Cape Town and Johannesburg. Perhaps the most prestigious festival on the continent for documentary films, the 24th edition of Encounters offers a whopping 53 titles – shorts and features inclusive. It runs from 23 June to 3 July 2022.