Meet Vuma Biofuels: Producing Sustainable Bio-energy to Replace Firewood in Kenya

Sugarcane is the top agricultural commodity in some parts of Kenya with nearly five million tons produced annually. As a result, a lot of waste is generated. Once cane is crushed and pressed for its juices, about 30% remains as a biomass residue waste called bagasse. This bagasse by-product is typically not used mostly by […]

February 12, 2021
Jamil Walji, Founder JW Couture, Specializes in Fish Skin Apparels

Jamil Walji, founder of JW Couture, is the lead designer of high end haute couture fish skin leather pieces. Jamil has been at the cutting edge of high fashion since 2011, and continue to design a new future with sustainable fish leather skin apparels. The technology to make it, however, comes from Victoria Foods a […]

February 4, 2021
Meet Elizabeth Okwach, Communications Specialist cum Freelance Journalist

Elizabeth Okwach is a people’s person. She really enjoys meeting and working with diverse people and she is well known for being a great listener and clear communicator whether engaging colleagues or clients. Moreover, she is extremely organized person who is focused on producing results. She sets realistic goals and consistently develop ways to efficiently […]

January 27, 2021
TechHub Harare, Nurture Early Stage Start-ups to Grow

Headquartered in Harare, Zimbabwe, Tech Hub Harare is a co-working platform that provides start-ups with collaboration, learning and networking opportunities. The non-profit platform supports early-stage start-ups with space, internet and mentorship. In addition, the hub serves as a fully equipped and convenient pre-incubation hub and co-working space where start-ups can connect with mentors, industry experts, […]

January 18, 2021
Pendo Naturals, The Organic and Handmade Skincare Brand, Defines the Beauty Industry In Kenya

Pendo means ‘love’ in English. And as the name suggest, keeping one’s skin looking healthy and radiant is very important to Pendo Naturals. Pendo believes that using natural products on your skin will leave one’s feeling great and fantastic. So if you are looking to switching to natural products to moisturize your skin, Pendo is […]

January 16, 2021
Pamela Muriuki, GiftPesa Founder, Revolutionize the Gifting Industry in Kenya

Pamela Muriuki is the founder of Giftpesa – a Kenyan based fintech gift management platform that provides freedom of choice to people and corporate in gifting process like buying, redeeming or bulk disbursements of evouchers to multiple recipients. As financial services sector is at the forefront of technological innovation and widely recognised as the most […]

January 9, 2021
Hafsa Ali, Globofuse Co-founder, on a Mission to Create Jobs for African Youths with Coding Skills

Hafsa Ali is co-founder of Globofuse – a Kenyan based tech startup on a quest to create jobs for African youth with coding skills and connecting them to international software projects. For Hafsa, it all started in 2018 when her passion and desire to assist African talent in fulfilling their full potential resulted to establishing […]

January 5, 2021
Meet Gathoni Njoroge, Founder of Pink Sapphire Technologies, Women-Led IT Company

Gathoni Njoroge is a leading techprenuer from Kenya and founder of Pink Sapphire Technologies a women-led Information Technology company that provides end to end technology solutions Today her company Pink Sapphire Technologies, which she founded in 2019, is the primary vehicle that drives her technology passion. At the same time, it provides a platform from […]

January 2, 2021
Secvate Solutions, a Kenyan-based Tech-Startup for Software Solutions

Terry Macharia is a co- founder of Secvate Solutions a Kenyan –based tech start-up that offer customised software solutions, cyber security consultancy and data analytics services to Small Medium Enterprises in the Medical, Real Estate and Micro Finance Industries in Africa. Terry knew all along that she wanted to become a techprenuer. Initially she worked […]

December 29, 2020
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