We give you the latest news and analysis on networking, A.I, security and technology from Startups and Business trends in Kenya Africa.
December 4, 2018
Ridhwan Khan awarded

Ridhwan Khan awarded EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Award

Ridhwan Khan, the 38-year-old founder and CEO of Mobicel knew he was never going to be a suit-and-tie corporate worker, climbing his way up the corporate ladder.
November 22, 2018
MTN opens Mobile Money API targetting Ugandan startups

MTN opens Mobile Money API targeting Ugandan startups

The Mobile Money Open Application Program Interface (API) will now be accessed by third parties; the expectation is to enable innovation around payment systems; MTN has also launched a Startup Fund valued at Shs1bn and unveiled the MTN Open API App Challenge
November 21, 2018
BRCK, Clear Blue Partner to rollout Wi-Fi hotspots across Africa

BRCK, Clear Blue Partner to rollout Wi-Fi hotspots across Africa

Clear Blue adds to partnerships with leading innovative companies and investors as its solutions are commercially deployed in 34 countries in global markets estimated at $38 billion USD by 2023
November 6, 2018
ShelterTech Accelerator Program Comes to Kenya

ShelterTech Accelerator Program Comes to Kenya

The ShelterTech Accelerator Kenya brings together entrepreneurs, government, corporations and development partners in mapping out and showcasing innovation in improving access to shelter
October 29, 2018
connected summit 2018

Connected summit comes to a close

The three-day annual conference, convened by the Ministry of ICT and hosted by the ICT Authority, was held at Bomas of Kenya from 22nd-24th October 2018. During the opening ceremony, ICT Cabinet Secretary, Hon Joe Mucheru launched the WhiteBox, an initiative that provides a platform through which entrepreneurs can present their ideas and receive government support on incubation and other aspects.
September 3, 2018

Building a fashion empire

With a tinge of passion and armed with tech savviness, Tevin Ochieng and his group are taking the leap into the fashion industry. A sector that has gain momentum with interest for the last decade largely by the youth.
September 1, 2018

10 African Innovators Selected For Global Accelerator Startup bootcamp AfriTech

Startup bootcamp AfriTech empowers the top innovative African tech startups, linking them to the fastest-moving corporates on the continent.
August 31, 2018

Youth employment is Africa’s big challenge

The key driver for improved youth employment is access – to capital, credit, training, tenure, natural resources and, in particular, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). In fact, the Internet offers concrete hopes for innovation and prosperity, which, when applied to agriculture, may free the sector of its stigma - drudgery and poor income prospects - to make it more attractive for young people. 
March 26, 2018

Startup develops a touchless hand sanitizing machine

Passionate about eco-friendly and hygienic products, Collins Sang has developed a touchless hand sanitizing machine targeting households and public institutions.
May 24, 2016

Wading through the bottle water company

This 27-year-old, Entrepreneur, has an audacious streak in both business and community service.