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12 edtech startups teaching South Africans [Digital All Stars]

Published on March 24th, 2017 by Ventureburn

The All Stars listed in the articles are compiled using a combination of our editorial team’s own knowledge, that of experts in the fields covered by each article, as well as public vote.

Slatecube founder Chris Kwekowe is this months host

Published on March 24th, 2017 by pulse.ng

Chris is a young MIT/Harvard trained innovative Ed-Tech entrepreneur from Nigeria. His venture, Slatecube, aims at developing young African talents into world class professionals for today’s distributed workforce.

U.S.$100,000 for Grabs for African Youth Entrepreneurs – Watch

Published on March 26th, 2017 by Club of Mozambique

Young Nigerian and co-founder of Slatecube, Chris Kwekowe, emerged winner of the $25,000 grand prize of the 5th edition of Anzisha Prize.

Les 30 Jeunes Leaders Africains les plus prometteurs

Published on May 3rd, 2017 by WMNEWS24

Ils sont nés après le 1er janvier 1987, et auront donc au plus 30 ans cette année

Les 30 Jeunes Leaders Africains les plus prometteurs

Published on May 3rd, 2017 by WMNEWS24

Ils sont nés après le 1er janvier 1987, et auront donc au plus 30 ans cette année

Forbes Africa 30 under 30

Published on June 2nd, 2017 by Trace Mobile

Eight of South African Entrepreneurs have been featured on the list of 2017 Forbes Africa 30 under 30.

Gifted Mom, l’application mobile sociale camerounaise pour femmes enceintes

Published on March 26th, 2017 by Daabou

Alain Nteff, né à Bamenda en 1992, est ingénieur en informatique de l’École Polytechnique de Yaoundé et cofondateur de Gifted Mom qu’il a créé en 2013.

It’s time for IT to do empowerment right

Published on March 28th, 2017 by IT Web SME

For proof of the power of digital entrepreneurship, you need look no further than Ludwick Marishane, SA’s youngest patent-holder and inventor of DryBath.

Can Red Bull Make Social Entrepreneurship An Extreme Sport?

Published on March 28th, 2017 by NewsDog

As a college student in Johannesburg, South Africa, Thato Kgatlhanye, thought up a clever product to improve both the environment and the lives of school-age children living in the struggling, largely rural communities that surrounded her: a backpack made of recycled plastic bags with a solar-charged light attached.

21-YEAR OLD KENYAN ENTREPRENEUR LAUNCHES SAFI PADS – AFFORDABLE REUSABLE SANITARY PADS FOR LOW INCOME WOMEN

Published on April 18th, 2017 by 2 Feet Africa

In 2013, 21-year-old Kenyan entrepreneur Barclay Paul Okari noticed problems caused by the unavailability of sanitary pads for teenage girls in the rural settlements of Western Kenya, Eastern Uganda and Southern Sudan. So, he decided to make a product that was half the market price of commercial sanitary pads on the market.

Marketing: Tips and Tools for Reaching Your Target Market on Social Media

May 31st, 2017 by

When getting a business off the ground, spreading the word to your target market is key to business success. After all, how will your target…

Website Basics: A step by step guide on how to build your own website

May 28th, 2017 by

Often times, people are convinced that creating a website is difficult. This is true but the internet has created many quick tips, processes and templates…