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bird TenX: Top 10 African Trends & Developments to Watch in 2024

bird TenX: Top 10 African Trends & Developments to Watch in 2024

THERE are 54 countries and over 1.4 billion people in Africa, which means a lot is happening at any given time - and a great deal more, over 365 days. Here are the 10 topics and themes that we think will play a key role in shifting the focus away from destructive narratives and onto progress and innovation, around the continent in 2024. 1. Getting Together OnlineThe International Trade Administration has released projections that Africa's e-commerce market will grow to over half a billion users over the next year. The continent’s population is estimated at 1.3 billion people. Industry leaders…
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bird TenX: Top 10 Universities in Africa

bird TenX: Top 10 Universities in Africa

UNIVERSITY of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa: Known for its stunning location at the foot of Table Mountain, UCT is the oldest university in South Africa as well as outside northern Africa and is renowned for its strong research output, diverse student body, and highly qualified faculty. Its comprehensive range of programs and its commitment to social justice and community engagement also contribute to its prestige. Its picturesque setting and diverse student body add to its appeal, making it a top choice for students seeking a world-class education in a unique environment. University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), South Africa: Located…
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