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Uganda’s FinTech Startup Swipe2Pay selected as a finalist for Visa’s Everywhere Initiative Sub Saharan Africa
4 days ago

Uganda’s FinTech Startup Swipe2Pay selected as a finalist for Visa’s Everywhere Initiative Sub Saharan Africa

Visa’s Everywhere Initiative is a global open innovation program tapping into startup communities to drive regional business objectives, curate the startup ecosystem for Visa clients and accelerate bigger and bolder …
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Uganda’s startups Akaboxi and Lawyers 4 Farmers selected among finalists of the #PitchAgriHack 2018
1 week ago

Uganda’s startups Akaboxi and Lawyers 4 Farmers selected among finalists of the #PitchAgriHack 2018

Early this year, CTA launched ‘Pitch AgriHack 2018’ a competition to support young agricultural entrepreneurs (agripreneurs) build viable businesses and boost innovation for a more sustainable agricultural …
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Uganda’s Startups selected among finalists for the Innovating Justice Challenge 2018
2 weeks ago

Uganda’s Startups selected among finalists for the Innovating Justice Challenge 2018

After receiving over 400 applications for the Challenge, Hague Institute for Innovation of Law has announced the justice innovations and legal technology that have made it to the final round.

According to …
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Three Ugandan app developers shortlisted for USAID’s Fall Armyworm Tech Prize
2 weeks ago

Three Ugandan app developers shortlisted for USAID’s Fall Armyworm Tech Prize

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is offering prize money for ways to combat the fall armyworm, a crop-eating pest that has spread across sub-Saharan Africa.

Fall armyworm …
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Pixan’s developer conference is happening this February, 22nd at Innovation Village
5 months ago

Pixan’s developer conference is happening this February, 22nd at Innovation Village

By  •  News, Startups, Apps

Pixan Developers is a platform that aims at building a community of developers. It was created to achieve the vision of empowering innovators and inventors in Africa, focusing on Uganda …
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Digital payments startup UgInnovate rebrands as Vouch Digital, announces a smart card voucher app
7 months ago

Digital payments startup UgInnovate rebrands as Vouch Digital, announces a smart card voucher app

Digital payments startup UgInnovate got a new name yesterday, along with announcement of a new smart card voucher application called M-voucher+.

The startup will now go by Vouch Digital Limited to …
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3 startups named winners of the CamTech Acceerator Program in Uganda, winning 10,000 USD each
7 months ago

3 startups named winners of the CamTech Acceerator Program in Uganda, winning 10,000 USD each

The CAMTech Accelerator Program (CAP) is an initiative on the CAMTech Innovation Platform (CIP) that provides CIP users with robust support for early-stage global health technologies focused on improving health …
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Uganda’s Numida to pitch at Seedstars Africa
8 months ago

Uganda’s Numida to pitch at Seedstars Africa

The Regional Seedstars Africa summit is the final event of Seedstars tour in Africa, held in Maputo, Mozambique!

After visiting more than 20 different countries from May to November 2017, …
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Celebrating the Start – enStartup turns one year old with a home for startups, and tough lessons
9 months ago

Celebrating the Start – enStartup turns one year old with a home for startups, and tough lessons

Today November 3rd is an important milestone in our Journey as enStartup. Looking back at the past 12 months, it hasn’t been a smooth ride trying to document startups’ failures and …
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How blockchain startup Wala brings banking to the millions through a mobile app
9 months ago

How blockchain startup Wala brings banking to the millions through a mobile app

Founded by a small team based in Cape Town, South Africa, Wala is a digital financial platform that works with financial institutions to offer free banking services and low-cost financial products. It …
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