7 Innovative Products From Africa You Should Know

African innovation is not yet getting the level of global recognition and support it truly deserves. The continent is brimming with a rising new generation of bold, creative-thinking innovators and entrepreneurs who are constantly inventing and developing new technologies that will simplify our daily lives and transform societies- technologies with global appeal and commercial viability … Continue reading 7 Innovative Products From Africa You Should Know

How mobile phones are transforming African agriculture

Mobile phone technologies are presenting Africa’s smallholder farmers with an unprecedented opportunity to run their operations more productively and to grow their own income levels. Market information systemsPrivate companies, budding IT entrepreneurs, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) as well as governments are all involved in a variety of mobile phone-based products, services and applications (small software programmes … Continue reading How mobile phones are transforming African agriculture

M – Pesa

Case Synopsis M-Pesa is a mobile money service that was officially launched in Kenya, in March 2007, by Safaricom (part of the Vodafone Group), the local Kenyan leading mobile phone operator. MPesa provides both ‘banked’ and ‘unbanked’ individuals with access to money transactions at affordable prices. M-Pesa works by allowing registered individuals to withdraw cash, … Continue reading M – Pesa

William Kamkwamba

When he was just 14 years old, Malawian inventor William Kamkwamba built his family an electricity-generating windmill from spare parts, working from rough plans he found in a library book. To power his family’s home, young William Kamkwamba built an electricity-producing windmill from spare parts and scrap — starting him on a journey detailed in … Continue reading William Kamkwamba

GodSendsMoses

Think about it for a second, if God noticed the afflictions of His People back in the days and send Moses. Surely he is aware of our afflictions in Africa. I’m convinced God has given us the ability and cool creative talent to lead the change and solve real hard core problems … Continue reading GodSendsMoses