Movers and Shakers

#DataMustFall message spreads

Data prices are not decreasing fast enough, says Dhanaraj Thakur, research manager at the Alliance for Affordable Internet.
Simnikiwe Mzekandaba
Feb 6, 2015

Interview with Fabio Longano, co-creator of fuel app

FillApp seeks to help South Africans save up on fuel costs.
Jan 30, 2015

App creator talks about his Lobola Calculator

The Lobola app available on Android has had more than 32,000 downloads.
Jan 27, 2014

Interview with Jeremy Gordon, co-founder of Kenya’s FlashCast

Startup specialises in advertisements that appear on digital screens in matatus.
Jan 16, 2014

Interview with Amolo Ng’weno, managing director of Digital Divide Data Kenya

Organisation setup to both make a profit as well as to help empower Kenyan youth.
Dec 9, 2013

Interview with Johnni Kjelsgaard, founder and group chief executive at GrowthAfrica

GrowthAfrica seeks to help startups in East Africa gain access to venture capital funding.
Nov 11, 2013

Interview with Robert Lamptey the co-founder and CEO of Saya Mobile

Saya Mobile develops easy mobile web chat applications and has seen great growth.
Oct 23, 2013

Interview with Lebogang Nkoane, founder of

Johannesburg born computer scientist’s web app helps taxi, bus and train commuters.
Oct 23, 2013

Interview with Anthony Mutua, inventor of Hatua

The Kenyan has shot to fame for his shoe charger device for mobile phones in Africa.
Oct 22, 2013

Interview with Barbara Mallinson, founder and CEO of Obami

Cape Town based Obami is an online social learning tool that connects communities.
Oct 7, 2013

Interview with CEO, Johann Jenson

Chief exec of Kenyan hotel booking website talks of what it takes to start such a business in Africa.
Oct 7, 2013

Interview with Raindolf Owusu, founder of Oasis WebSoft

Software engineer from Ghana has been dubbed the Mark Zuckerberg of Africa.
Sep 26, 2013

Interview with CEO, Clinton Mutambo

Mutambo explains why he decided to launch a website for intra African trade.