If you’re a strong believer in African entrepreneurship, this is one of those short videos that you’ll watch and watch several times over.

This short video shares raw and powerful words of advice and wisdom from some of the most successful entrepreneurs from across Africa. These guys know what it takes to build a business in Africa; they’ve seen it all.

So, if you’d like to learn from the masters of African entrepreneurship, this video will rock your world today.

Before you watch, here are a few interesting lines that caught my attention, though…

Aliko Dangote: “Most people outside Africa are very ignorant about Africa… We’re the only continent that’s actually been growing at about 5 percent of GDP”

Tony Elumelu: “Entrepreneurship is a long term journey.”

Strive Masiyiwa: “70 percent of Africans had never heard a telephone ring in 1994.”

Mo Ibrahim: “There is a huge gap between the perception and reality about Africa.”

Wale Tinubu: “Treat every obstacle as a learning opportunity, and never give up!”

Ashish Thakkar: “{Africa] is a bread basket for the world.”

And then there’s more exciting wisdom from the likes of Folorunsho Alakija, Mike Adenuga and Jason Njoku.


Video credit: smartandrelentless.com