Innovate Ventures Fund to Invest Over $30,000 into Top Somali Startups

Somaliland based startup entrepreneurs have just a few hours before applications to Somaliland’s Innovate Start-Up Accelerator closes today, Innovate Ventures is set to launch Innovate Accelerator, a 10-week programme intended to support and fund... Read more »

Gebeya joins Kenya’s growing list of IT talent marketplaces & dev schools

  Founded by Amadou Daffe from Senegal, Hiruy Amanuel from Ethiopia and Ali Kone from Mali, Gebeya is the latest freelance IT talent marketplace seeking to connect trained ICT talent to clients online... Read more »

I Like Local enables travelers to book authentic, local travel experiences with locals

Launched in 2014, i-likelocal.com is a sustainable, social travel platform that enables travelers to book authentic, local travel experiences from and with people in Asia and Africa. Founded by Kenyan-based Sanne Meijboom, the platform... Read more »

Facebook for Developers workshop for Kenyan software engineers set for August 26

  Facebook is hosting a Facebook for Developers workshop for Kenyan software engineers, product managers and partners in Nairobi on26th August to help them build better applications and monetise them more effectively.... Read more »

KCB Bank’s Lions Den Premiers this September, Please Get In

With over 40% of the youth in Kenya between the ages of 15 and 34 years old unemployed, KCB is pushing for entrepreneurship as a solution to the high unemployment levels in... Read more »

Kenya’s Eneza Education, Penda Health & Sanergy raise funding to eradicate poverty in Africa

    Eneza Education, Penda Health and Sanergy have raised undisclosed funding each to help eradicate poverty in Africa through their innovations, becoming the first three firms to raise investments from the recently formed by Global... Read more »

How to Keep the Course in the Tech Industry

Why can’t Women stay the course in the tech industry? is a common question most people have asked themselves at one point or another. Wambui Kinya, chief strategy officer, Andela and a woman... Read more »