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Pitch HackAgric 2018 seeks to promote greater engagement of Young Women
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Pitch HackAgric 2018 seeks to promote greater engagement of Young Women

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CTA has launched ‘Pitch AgriHack 2018’ a competition to support young agricultural entrepreneurs (agripreneurs) build viable businesses and boost innovation for a more sustainable agricultural sector. Winning …
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Uganda’s startups selected for the Hardware Led Social Innovation showcase – Kenya ISHOW
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Uganda’s startups selected for the Hardware Led Social Innovation showcase – Kenya ISHOW

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In it’s fourth edition, ASME has announced the finalists for the Africa competition.

The finalists who represent a broad spectrum of hardware led social innovation from energy, to agriculture, to …
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She Leads Africa Accelerator 2018 to provide training and funding for women-led enterprises
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She Leads Africa Accelerator 2018 to provide training and funding for women-led enterprises

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Applications are now open for the She Leads Africa Accelerator 2018, a 3-month program designed to identify, support and fund the next generation of Nigeria’s brightest entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs building technology enabled businesses …
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Winners of the first ever National ICT Initiatives Support Programme selected
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Winners of the first ever National ICT Initiatives Support Programme selected

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Late last year, the Government of Uganda launched the National ICT Initiatives Support Programme (NIISP) to help facilitate the creation of an ICT Innovation ecosystem and marketplace for Ugandan …
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Yiya Engineering Solutions’ STEM Educator Training 2018 – Applications now open
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Yiya Engineering Solutions’ STEM Educator Training 2018 – Applications now open

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In late April, Yiya will be running the 2018 STEM Educator Training. This will be a skills-based training full of practicals designed for individuals passionate about science, technology, engineering, and …
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The potential of blockchain in Africa, and the road towards standardization of the technology
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The potential of blockchain in Africa, and the road towards standardization of the technology

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Many years ago, exceptional services were revolutionized with the advent of the internet, and then came mobile computing.

Today, it seems that the next revolution lies in Blockchain. While the …
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These 126 Ugandans have been selected among the 2018 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs
4 weeks ago

These 126 Ugandans have been selected among the 2018 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs

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The Tony Elumelu Foundation has finally Selected 1,000 Entrepreneurs for 2018. According to the Foundation, more than 151,000 Africans from 114 countries worldwide applied to join the 4th cycle.

Previously, Tony Elumelu Foundation has …
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Online data startup ‘Dbuntu’ has been designed to help Uganda’s dairy farmers make smarter, more data-driven decisions
1 month ago

Online data startup ‘Dbuntu’ has been designed to help Uganda’s dairy farmers make smarter, more data-driven decisions

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Trinity University creatives Alvin Mbabazi and Brent Mandelkorn are leading the way in making sure local farmers can operate as efficient and effective as they can in regards to dairy farming.

The …
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Uganda’s Teheca selected for Google’s first class of Launchpad Accelerator Africa
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Uganda’s Teheca selected for Google’s first class of Launchpad Accelerator Africa

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In November 2017, Google opened applications for the first class of Launchpad Accelerator Africa following an announcement by Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai at Google for Nigeria.

Launchpad Accelerator Africa includes over …
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Uganda’s Village Energy emerges winner of the Law firm Hogan Lovells $10,000 financial award
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Uganda’s Village Energy emerges winner of the Law firm Hogan Lovells $10,000 financial award

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International Law firm, Hogan Lovells, in partnership with SEED and Barefoot College, have launched an initiative seeking to address the UN Sustainable Development Goals, particularly access to clean energy.

The …
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