Technology

Identifying the right users before scaling

Lessons from Alain Nteff, African healthtech entrepreneur Gifted Mom: Tackling maternal and child mortality through mobile technology Each year in Africa, a quarter of a...
Sihle Magubane
5 min read

Innovative Nigerian tutor aggregator experiences exponential growth

While the Prize has already received well over 500 applicants, only around 5% of these are from entrepreneurs in North Africa – mainly Egypt,...
Fanta Traore
3 min read

How this 22-year-old aims to shake up online shopping …

Fabrice Alomo is the Cameroonian entrepreneur behind an innovative business that aims to solve many of the challenges surrounding online shopping in his country.
Anzisha Team
2 min read

Five up-and-coming young tech entrepreneurs in Africa

Five young tech entrepreneurs who have applied for the 2015 Anzisha Prize.
Anzisha Team
3 min read

How Africa’s top young entrepreneur in 2014 is solving …

“For me changing the world isn’t about creating a new phone that the whole world buys. For me it is just about bringing positive...
Anzisha Team
3 min read

How Freddie the Dreamer introduced technology in rural Tanzania

Tanzanian entrepreneur Frederick Swai says that in his rural village in the Mbeya region, “almost 90% of the youth know how to use computers”,...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Young CEO invents navigational technology for the blind

Twenty-two-year-old Khaled Shady is the Egyptian entrepreneur behind Mubser, an invention that assists the blind and visually impaired to identify and navigate around everyday...
josh
33 sec read

How Cape Town-based Funda wants to change the way …

Just a few hours before I sat down for an interview with Kola Olajide, his company Funda signed a US$100,000 deal with a top...
josh
22 sec read

Malawi-based entrepreneur has big plans for property listing site …

Gonjetso Chinyama is a young entrepreneur based in Malawi. His advice to other budding entrepreneurs is to not be afraid of failure.
josh
2 min read