Interviews

Interviews

Up-close and personal with the people that are making things happen in the Tech world. We've talked to Executives from all sizes of companies; from SMEs all the way to large corporations like MTN and Microsoft.

Interview: Mike Rosenberg, founder of Aleutia Computers

Aleutia Computers Ltd is a privately owned computer manufacturer based in London, United Kingdom. Their product range consists of low-power desktop and server computers. Their computers have been purchased by several African...
Hon. Maj. (Rtd) Dr Jessica Alupo Rose Epel (MP) Minister of Education, Science, Technology & Sports at the Innovation Africa Summit last year. Photo Credit: The Brain Network

Ministry of Education Comments on Innovation Africa Summit & ICT Education

Uganda’s Assistant Commissioner of the Communications and Information Management Unit from the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports, Mr. Patrick Muinda, answered a few questions about the upcoming Innovation Africa...
Mr. Paul Bwiso, CEO of Uganda Securities Exhange at the official launch of the Automated Trading System

Interview with Uganda Securities Exchange CEO, Paul Bwiso

On 1st September, 2015, the Uganda Securities Exchange (USE) officially launched the Automated Trading System that had been in place since July 22nd 2015, putting an end to the old-fashioned open...
Patrick Kadama (R), Service Delivery Partner and James Walusimbi, (L) IBP Systems Integrator

Interview: Patrick Kadama on equipping the next generation of Innovators

Patrick Kadama is the Service Delivery Partner at Mawazo Innovation Hub - a new tech and entrepreneurship incubator in Kampala. Mawazo is an initiative from NFT Consult in close proximity with...

Uganda is Ready for New Mobile Innovations – Kaymu Country Manager

With the MTN App Challenge now completed and winners preparing to launch their solutions into the market, PC Tech's Nicholas Kamanzi, whose app Yoza was the overall winner had a chat...

Interview: Africa 118 CEO Shares Lessons For Running A Successful Startup

Last Month, Africa 118 launched  InfoMoby a business Directory for local business in Uganda. I had a chat with the CEO Mr. Ezana Raswork about why and how he started Africa 118...

Thoughtwork’s Jackie Mutua Talks Ruby, Astrophysics And The Joy Of Programming

I recently caught up with Thoughtworker Jackline Mutua after her talk at RubyFuza. In this interview she tells me about this talk, her passion for Astrophysics and reducing the gender gap...

Interview: HelloFood takes Ugandan food orders online

Ever been in a situation where you are very hungry but don't want to leave your home or your desk? Well there is this app or website, that apparently a lot of my friends have been telling me about called Hellofood. With Hellofood you can order your food and it will be delivered to you on time, that way you don't have to sit in traffic or wait at the restaurant.

ThoughtWork’s Wandera Nimrod discusses user-focused software development

If You were a Music Legend who would you be and why? I would love to be Asa - Bukola Elemide (Disclaimer: I do not know anything about her personal life.).  She’s...

Spotlight: Google Program Manager Talks About Offline Developer Kits For Bandwidth Challenged Users

Earlier this month Google announced that it was making developer content available offline. Today in the spotlight, we are talking to Chukwuemeka Afigbo a Google Program Manager in Developer Ecosystems about the Offline Developer Content that...
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