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Tips to make you rich: Africa's top entrepreneurs share secrets to success

By Milena Veselinovic, for CNN
March 19, 2014 -- Updated 1109 GMT (1909 HKT)
CNN's African Start-Up talked to some of Africa's brightest business stars to find out their advice on how to make a fortune on the continent. Click on the flashing icons below.

Every week, African Start-Up follows entrepreneurs in various countries across the continent to see how they are working to make their business dreams become reality.

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