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Shopping Made Easy with Uganda’s Online Marketplace 2ambale

E-commerce in Africa is on a steady growth though some countries are still trying to grasp the concept. However, with the goal to make e-commerce thrive in his country, Mutungi Stephen founded 2ambale. He wanted to give Ugandans and visitors the luxury of shopping at any time and anywhere.

How My Experience With A Calculator Spurred Me Into Tech

In 1999 when I was in Form 3, my elder brother sent me a brand new calculator all the way from the UK. When I received that calculator, I spent about two hours carefully reading the manual to understand how the calculator works. At the same time, my brother had sent the same type of calculator to my sister who was at home.

Putting African Ingenuity To Good Use

When it comes to commerce in Africa, the future looks rosy. The idea of drone delivery here, for example, is something that will wait quite a while. So, we don’t have access to all the latest tech advances.

Women in the World of Tech: The Case of Karen Nadasen, CEO of PayU South Africa

There are far fewer women than men in tech roles across the world. This is peculiar to Africa having a limited number of women in the IT sector. This reality is on the brink of changing as it hasn’t stopped some go-getters from being the spotlight in the tech sector.

Fashpa, Nigeria’s E-commerce Website for African Fashion and Design

Mobile penetration in Africa has linked many to the online world. As a result, Farfetch is starting a cohort for startups. The startups will have direct access to Farfetch’s expertise in the luxury fashion and technology industries.

Aaron Philip, First Black Transgender with Disability to Sign to Elite Model Management

Usually, people find it difficult to pursue their dreams because of stigmatisation. Whatever the case may be, there are still a few with such situations who are ready to go against all odds to experience true happiness. A shining example is Aaron Philip, who has ventured into the world of modelling despite her “abnormal situation.

Zuo Bruno’s ZOOMED Selected to Take Part at DEMO Africa’s 7th Edition Annual Conference

It is time for Africa to shine in the world of technology and innovation. With the aim of looking for a solution to a problem,  African entrepreneurs and startups have created problem-solving apps. Among these entrepreneurs, is Zuo Bruno founder of Zuoix who has created an SMS car tracking application, ZOOMED.

ARTAC Gets a New Lead with a Cameroonian, Alhadji Ali.

Since its creation in 2004, the Assembly of Telecommunication Regulators of Central Africa (ARTAC) has been in a deep sleep. This, however, led to a meeting from August 6 to 7, 2018 in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea to revitalize its activities. As a result, a permanent secretariat was established under the leadership of a Cameroonian, Alhadji Ali.

How I Swallowed Insults, Quit my Job and Started a Health Organization

As I sit this night, lost in thoughts of what might be the next trailblazer step I will take that will skyrocket myself, vision and organization to the next level, I realize thinking has never solved any problem. Bottom line is, we don’t have a choice but to embrace the challenges life throws at us. My journey towards becoming an entrepreneur is one filled with so many unforeseen challenges, opportunities, and open doors.

Paystack, Nigerian Startup Raises $8 Million in Series A Funding

Online and mobile payments are steadily deepening their roots into the African continent. Aspiring to become a giant payment tool in Africa, Paystack recently raised $8 million in a Series A funding round. Nigerian payment startup, @Paystack raises $8 million in Series A funding https://t.

4 Leadership Skills of Benjamin Moukandjo for AfroPreneurs

The achievement of Benjamin Moukandjo as captain of the Football team qualifies him as a good leader with alluring leadership skills contemporary entrepreneurs need to copy. Cameroon is respected internationally when it comes to football. Unfortunately, Cameroon has not won this trophy since 2002 with a top notch captain like Samuel Eto’o not being able to bring the cup home.

Mbinkar Fomunyuy on Cameroonian Businesses and Customer Service

Mbinkar Fomunyuy is Customer Service Consultant & Master Trainer. He is the CEO at Institute of Customer Service Cameroon and Cameroon’s Country Representative for American Certification Institute (ACI), USA. Today, Mbinkar will share with us why businesses fail in Cameroon and how to turn the figures.

8 Lessons For Entrepreneurs Who Strive To Conquer The World

Ivan Epstein, the chairman of the Sage Foundation shares with entrepreneurs the key lessons he has learnt over the years as an entrepreneur. 1. Data doesn’t tell you everything Most successful entrepreneurs trust their gut and instinct as much as they trust formal market research.

Tips To Make Your Laptop Last Longer On A Charge

We now live in a digital age where Laptops  and smartphones have become part of our daily lives. It’s evident that we have so much work to be done with the use of laptops and we sometimes run short of power or laptop’s battery run down so quick in an inverse relation to the task. There are a lot of things laptop users can do to squeeze more hours out 

Take The First Step: Sama Randy Youth Write Contest Winners’ Message To Writers

Early in December last year, the philanthropic organization, Better Breed Cameroon, launched a nation-wide essay writing competition for undergraduates. The aim was to get young people to write a 1000 – 1,500-word essay on pertinent issues concerning Cameroon. On March 16, 2018, winners of the 4th edition of the SRYWC called on young Cameroon writers to take the first giant step.