Kevin Gachiri

Kevin Gachiri

East Africa This Week: Startup Events Glimpses [October 8th – October 14th, 2018]

Skills-enrichment was a dominant theme in East Africa tech space this week. With the prediction of data science becoming a

This 25 yr Old Is Revving Up Twitter In Kampala

Known locally as Pirate Mulwana – Joshua Mulwana is a young Ugandan entrepreneur who at the age of 25 spends

Africa Focussed Solarworks Clinches USD 2.3 Million For Further Expansion

Solarworks has raised USD 2.3 Mn in funding led by EDP Renovaveis SA and supported by Persistent Energy Partners in order

East Africa This Week: Startup Events Glimpses [October 1st – October 7th, 2018]

iHub got the region started on a technical note on 4th and 5th October when they hosted DroidCon KE 2018. 

Rwanda’s BeneFactors Raises USD 150 K In Pre-seed Funding

Within one year of its launch, BeneFactors, winner of Rwanda’s Seedstars challenge last year has been able to break even catching

Lori To Expand To Uganda, Rwanda And South Sudan After Inking Deal With Kenya’s SGR

Lori has announced its partnership with Kenya’s Standard Gauge Railway project which is the latest government passenger and cargo train

University Of Dar-es-Salaam And Digital Opportunity Trust Invests USD 6k In Young Digital Entrepreneurs

Suku Enterprise, Recyclers, and Lily Pads emerged top three contestants of the Digital Entrepreneurship Competition recently organised by the University

An-Nisa Ventures Into Women And Children Taxi Service In Nairobi

Mehnaz Sawar’s own investment of USD 10 K into a taxi app solution for women and children made news after

Nala Scoops USD 10k In Ecobank Fintech Challenge

Nala, a Tanzanian Payment App emerged winner of the recently concluded Ecobank Fintech Challenge 2018 in Togo’s capital Lome. The

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Azuri Partners With Unilever To Bring Pay-As-You-Go To Millions Of Households In Kenya

Following Theresa May’s visit to Kenya last week, Azuri has signed a crucial distribution agreement with Unilever in order to

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