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A 24-year-old Ugandan; Brian Gitta, software engineer has won the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation, and becomes the first Ugandan to win the prestigious Africa Prize, and the youngest winner to date.

Matibabu Wins Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation in Nairobi, Kenya

Back in November last year, the Royal Academy of Engineering Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation shortlisted sixteen inventors, and innovators for their annual engineering innovation program...
Nairobi Garage Kenya is among the 40 new tech hubs added to Afrilabs Pan-Afrikan Innovation Hub Network. (Photo Credit: Kenyan Wallstreet)

AfriLabs Adds 40 More Tech Hubs to its Pan-Afrikan Innovation Hub Network

Pan-Afrikan Innovation Hub Network; AfriLabs has added 40 technology and incubation hubs to its innovation hub network, totaling to a sum of 100 hubs across...

Africa Innovation Summit Kicks Off in Kigali Showcasing Ground-breaking African Solutions

The Prime Minister of Rwanda, the Honourable Edouard Ngirente, this morning officially declared the Africa Innovation Summit (AIS) 2018 open in Kigali, Rwanda. AIS II...

Uganda’s Matibabu Makes Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation Finals

In November last year, PC Tech Magazine reported four Ugandan youth engineers; Lawrence Okettayot, Brian Gitta, Alvin Kabwama, and Arthur Woniala were shortlisted for the 2018...
Philippa Ngaju Makobore - selected to exhibit at the second annual Africa Innovation Summit in Rwanda for innovation; an Electronically Controlled Gravity Feed Infusion Set. (Photo Credit: YouTube Images)

11 Ugandan Innovators Selected to Participate At The Africa Innovation Summit

From 6th June to 8th June, 2018, Rwanda will be hosting the second annual Africa Innovation Summit (AIS) at the Conventional Center in Kigali....
kLab and Finance Innovation sign MoU. (Photo Credit: Disrupt Africa)

kLab, Finance Innovation to Develop a Fintech Cluster to Build Links Between Rwanda and...

Rwandan incubation hub kLab has signed an MoU with French financial services firm; Finance Innovation to develop a Fintech cluster that will build links...
Winners of the 2017 Innovation Prize for Africa: Aly El-Shafei (3rd from Left - Grand Winner), Dougbeh-Chris Nyan (5th from Left - Social Impact Award Winner), and Philippa Ngaju Makobore (2nd from Right - Second Prize Winner)(Photo Credit: Disrupt Africa)

Rwanda Hosting The 2018 Innovation Prize for Africa

The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) in collaboration with the Government of Rwanda on Tuesday announcement a partnership that will see Rwanda host the 7th edition of...
Biometic voting used in the 2017 presidential elections in Kenya. (Photo Credit: TechnoMag)

IDEA, OIF To Hold An ‘Innovations in Electoral Democracy in Africa’ Side Event At...

The second edition of Africa Innovation Summit (AIS) which will take place from 6th to 8th June 2018 in Kigali, Rwanda under the esteemed...
AfDB approves USD$30 million loan to support Rwanda Innovation Fund (RIF). (Photo Credit: VOA News)

AfDB Approves USD$30 Million Loan to Support Rwanda Innovation Fund

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a loan of USD$30 million to support the establishment of the Rwanda Innovation Fund (RIF), which aims...
H.E the President of Rwanda; Paul Kagame (L) shakes hand with Pedro Pires; ex-President of Cabo Verde during the first annual Africa Innovation Summit in Cabo Verde. (Photo Credit: AIS Facebook Page)

Rwanda to Host the 2nd Annual Africa Innovation Summit

The Africa Innovation Summit (AIS), which will take place from 6-8 June 2018 in Kigali, Rwanda, under the esteemed patronage of His Excellencies President...

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The Tecno Spark 2; the successor to the Tecno Spark and Spark Plus was launched on Monday to the Ugandan Market.

First Impressions of the Tecno Spark 2; Full Display, Improved Front Camera, More Battery

Tecno Mobile Uganda on Monday launched their anticipated Tecno Spark 2, succeeding last years Tecno Spark and Spark Plus. Since only one flagship was...

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Football is the most viewed sport in the world with an estimate of about 3.5 billion fans with its popularity being Europe, Africa, Asia, and...
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A New Moto-Taxi Hailing Firm to Launch in Uganda This Thursday

It has come to our notice another moto-taxi hailing company plans to launch this Thursday in Uganda. Dubbed DialJack, the starting company took to...
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The Galaxy Note 9 Reported To Come in a 512GB Internal Storage Variant

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