Global entrepreneur Rakesh Wahi: ‘I’ve been a very bad personal investor’

Rakesh Wahi is the founder of the ABN Group, a media holding company for CNBC Africa and Forbes Africa. He is also the co-founder of the Trans National Academic Group, an education group that includes Murdoch University Dubai and Curtin University Dubai. Mr Wahi, 59, started his career in the Indian Army where he servedContinue reading Global entrepreneur Rakesh Wahi: ‘I’ve been a very bad personal investor’

CNBC Africa announces video syndication partnership with Newstag

CNBC Africa – the pan-African financial and business news channel –will be syndicating its award-winning multimedia and video clips to Newstag, an innovative ‘mobile-first’ video news service. The multi-year deal grants Newstag the right to share and distribute CNBC’s news videos on its mobile and online platforms alongside current affairs and entertainment content from otherContinue reading CNBC Africa announces video syndication partnership with Newstag

Remorse And Rubble in Nepal

FORBES AFRICA Publisher and Vice-Chairman of the ABN Group, Rakesh Wahi, was caught in the tremors and aftershocks of the earthquake in Kathmandu. Wahi went to Nepal to climb Everest and ended up making a harrowing journey through the rubble. BY RAKESH WAHI  Within minutes of driving out the parking lot at the Kathmandu airport,Continue reading Remorse And Rubble in Nepal