Higher education in Africa faces unprecedented and multifaceted challenges. Not only in access but the quality of output, infrastructure, the brain drain, the list is also endless. The current pattern of skills production in Africa does not match labour market demand or development needs. While Lead360 has produced strong results, the overwhelming higher education need cannot be met by a university-based career centre alone.
In its place, a scalable, comprehensive, and sustainable solution is needed – approach draws upon the values and traditions of higher education to play a sustainable role in transforming the path from education to a stronger economic future for students, universities, and employers by investing across different verticals in the higher education sector in Africa.