Zimba Women, a flagship project of Zimba Group – a leading IT solutions provider specializing in provision of technical and software solutions for SMEs, last year in September during a press conference held at the Kampala Sheraton Hotel officially launched it’s first annual 2 day summit, dubbed “Breaking Business...
Global Startup Ecosystem (GSE); a central hub designed to educate, inspire and prepare startup communities for the digital age, returns with its 2nd annual digital startup accelerator program for entrepreneurs residing in or seeking to launch a company in Africa, open to all SMEs, startups, innovators, and freelancers. Interested applicants can...
Facebook today hosted a gathering of group leaders from some of Kenya’s largest and most diverse Facebook Group communities, all representing a wide range of Groups from parenting to leisure, non-profit, and media. With the aim of listening, learning and connecting, this community meetup forms part of Facebook’s ongoing drive...
As we wait for Huawei to unveil the Mate 10 Pro later this month, Mountain View-based internet firm, Google Corp. will today be unveiling the successors of the Pixel, and Pixel XL at a launch event that will be held in San Francisco at 7p.m. East Africa Time (EAT)...
Two Ugandan entrepreneurs; Zilla Mary Arach; Co-Founder and CTO of Akorion, and Elizabeth Nyeko; Co-Founder of Mandulis Energy were listed among the six (6) African entrepreneurs that attended this year’s Westerwelle Young Founders Conference in Berlin, Germany where they learned and taught about German initiatives to foster entrepreneurship and...
Agence Francaise de Developement (AFD), Bpifrance, and the La French Tech early this week launched the second edition of Digital Africa, a startup competition and digital innovation to support sustainable development in Africa. The first edition of the Digital Africa challenge, launched in October 2016, received more than 500...
US 44th former President; Barack Obama founded the 'Obama Foundation Fellowship Programme,' that seeks to support outstanding civic innovators from around the world in order to amplify the impact of their work and to inspire a wave of civic innovation -  and is rolling out the programme as one of...
iPhone X will be under the spotlight today as the Cupertino-based technology firm, Apple Inc. is set to unveil the next-generation iPhone alongside the iPhone 8 and 8+, and other devices at an organized Apple event that will take place at the Steve Jobs Theater - the new Apple Campus, scheduled to...
Uganda will on October 24th to 26th host the fourth annual African Summit on Entrepreneurship and Innovation (ASENTI); a forum that brings SMEs, startups and different stakeholders for an insensitive interaction and training on entrepreneurship and Innovation from across Africa. The last three annual editions were held in Kenya, with the...
AfriLabs has now announced the 2017 Annual Gathering will join forces with Hivos’ CoWorking Summit – an annual event which encourages founders and managers of coworking spaces to share experiences and create new partnerships. The joint event will take the theme “Future of Cities: Innovation, Spaces and Collaboration”, and aims...