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An investment analyst and director at Greylock Capital Management, Corey Modeste recently sat in on an interview with AFK Insider which analyzed sovereign credit, emerging markets and investment trends in Sub-Saharan Africa
Mark Rausch, 7:45 am AFKI Original
Anthony Bourdain featured Kabab Cafe on his show, “No Reservations,” in 2007. Chef Ali El Sayed from Alexandria served Anthony with some beef shank, sweet bread with caper sauce, lamb brain and hot hibiscus tea…and he loved it all. Here’s to forever fusing the great city of New York with the delicious cuisine of Africa!
Frank Mutulu, 2:37 pm AFKI Original
South Africa is the is the region’s most developed economy and mergers and acquisitions by South African companies in other African countries are expected to continue as South Africans diversify their revenue sources away from the country’s rich natural resources.
Julia Austin, 12:33 pm AFKI Original
A woman who cracks jokes is a joker, but a man who cracks jokes is handsome or smart. The fact that he’d be funny is a given: he’s a guy. Women need creative outlets like improvisation classes or writing classes where they’re allowed to be goofy. Men can just be goofy in the break room.
Julia Austin, 12:20 pm AFKI Original
When you’ve been broken up with, fired from a job, or are just feeling depressed, it’s tempting to post something about it on Facebook, where hundreds of people can immediately post sympathetic comments. But people remember your sad posts way more than your happy ones. In fact for many people, if you post one sad status, they believe you’re just a sad person.
István Tarrósy, 10:30 am AFKI Original
The U.S. needs to restructure its relations with Africa more along the Chinese model, one diplomat says. A strategic policy is needed that will help American businesses engaging in Africa. A U.S.-Africa summit has the potential to contribute to more business-oriented American presence across Africa.
Becca Blond, 7:45 am AFKI Original
African sleeping sickness scares the heck out of me. On safari in Kenya, the guide told us to try to avoid being bitten by a tsetse fly as they buzzed around our heads. When I asked the guide what would happen if I did get bitten, he said I’d fall asleep and not wake up.
Ryan Hoover, 2:02 am AFKI Original
Dozens of South African stocks posted gains of 50 percent or more. Let’s count down the market’s top 10 performers.
Susan Erwin, 3:08 pm AFKI Original
U.S.-based author and educator Loral Langemeier is nicknamed “The Millionaire Maker.” Now she’s turning her attention to South Africa. “The diversity of absolute poverty to extreme wealth is staggering there,” she said. “It is extraordinarily difficult to do marketing.”
Julia Austin, 11:43 am AFKI Original
There’s something so appetizing about the crunchy sound of biting into an eggroll. But if the wrapping isn’t just right, you don’t get that crunch. These gluten-free wonton wrappers can be used to make won tons, Crab Rangoon, and of course egg rolls. And they take just 20 minutes to make. You’ll swear you ordered Chinese takeout when they’re done.
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