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Business in Africa: A Tale of Snakes, Monkeys and a Blue Tweeting Bird

By Kevin Korgba / February 27, 2018 / 1 Comment

Doing business in Africa is by no means easy, and the ease or difficulty can vary from country to country. You could use the World Bank’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ index as a guide but only those that have a reasonable amount of experience can actually speak to the real degrees of variations between countries.…

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ETK Group MD Receives Honorary Award for Business

By Bolaji Sofoluwe / January 19, 2018 / 0 Comments

ETK Group Managing Director, Kevin Korgba was honoured by the Africa Diaspora Award (A.D.A) Committee and Panel (organised by CMG International Media Group) with the A.D.A Business Honorary Award in recognition of his and the company’s contributions to business and diaspora development. He was also featured in the inaugural edition of ‘The Africa Diaspora’ magazine…

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Essex Chambers and ETK Group launch new “Chamber Africa Specialist and Advice Services”

By Kevin Korgba / October 30, 2017 / 0 Comments

Essex Chambers of Commerce and long standing Chamber members, ETK Group will bring businesses across the county support and live business opportunities in Africa. ETK Consulting, a subsidiary of the ETK Group, will now provide the ‘Chamber Africa Specialists’ benefit which consists of two new Chamber services. With over 6 years’ experience assisting both British…

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Before and After the ‘Africa Rising’ Hype

By Bolaji Sofoluwe / July 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

Like every other over flogged term, the ‘Africa Rising’ rhetoric is now subject to either derision, aggressive protection or total indifference. On December 3rd 2011, Africa, as a continent received a wistful nod from the Economist with the article titled ‘Africa Rising – the Hopeful Continent’. Wow, what had Africa done to earn such a…

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By Bolaji Sofoluwe / January 11, 2016 / 0 Comments

Happy New Year from ETK Group! The Enterprise Training and Knowledge Group would like to wish all our clients, partners and friends a happy new 2016. 2015 was difficult for most African countries economically. There was a significant slowdown in the growth of major markets in sub-Saharan Africa, mostly due to low commodity prices. Governments…

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Press Release: Centre for African Business Education Awarded BAC Accreditation as a Short Course Provider

By Kevin Korgba / March 13, 2015 / 0 Comments

On the 12th March the British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education(BAC) awarded the Centre for African Business Education (CABE) accreditation as a Short Course Provider. It is a mark of excellence for CABE’s African Business Management Courses and reflects the commitment of the centre to continue raising standards. The Faculty and Management of…

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