No. 145: Three AM Reads – Africa’s Women Innovators | 2U Acquires GetSmarter for $103M | China Beating the West in Africa

Short and sweet this morning!

Africa’s Women Innovators Honored at World Economic Forum

These 6 are just a sample of the millions out there. Also, shout out to Cherae Robinson for winning 20,000 CHF at the World Tourism Forum for what she’s building at Tastemakers Africa.

2U Acquires South Africa’s GetSmarter for $103M

Maryland-based 2U makes a nice-sized investment in education technology with this deal.

A Case for China Beating the West Across Africa

Best quote from the piece: “You don’t put capacity building on the meal table”