Interview With, Andrew Mugoya Author of 'African Apps in a Global Marketplace'

Andrew Mugoya is the author of an ebook targeted at African app developers titled ‘Africa Apps in a Global Marketplace‘. Andrew runs the afriapps website that showcases apps developed by Africans. In his book, Andrew tackles many aspects of app development from user experience, to funding, to marketing and much more. The book is a pretty […]

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Esoko Interview: Mobile Technology & Agri-Business in Africa

Afrinnovator: In a nutshell, what is Esoko? Esoko: In essence, Esoko is an information channel that individuals, agri-businesses, governments and projects use to collect and send out market information using simple text messaging. The platform provides automatic and personalized prices alerts, buy and sell offers, bulk SMS messaging, stock counts and SMS polling. Afrinnovator: Where […]

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Interview with Adloopz.com Founders

We very recently brought to you the story of social advertising startup, Adloopz in a ‘Startup Watch’ feature. The innovative startup was started by a handful of young and passionate Nigerian software developers. We managed to round them up for a few questions regarding their startup and the story behind it and also get valuable […]

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Interview with Emeka Okoye developer of ReVoda

The following is an exerpt from an interview with Emeka Okoye, a Nigerian innovator who’s developed an election monitoring application that’s become pretty popular in Nigeria given the impending elections. The interview was done and originally posted on our partner site WebTrendsNigeria, you can read the entire piece on the original post: WTN: Let meet […]

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Interview With Coders4Africa Founders

We recently hightlighted the efforts of Coders4Africa, an NGO aiming at improving the cardre of software developers in Africa. We managed to interview co-founders, Kwame Andah, Amadou Daffe and AlMoustapha Cisse: 1. Tell us a bit about Coders4Africa (C4A) Kwame Andah (Co-Founder): Coders4Africa was created in 2010 through the efforts of five friends who collectively […]

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Seun Osewa Founder of, Nigeria's Biggest Website Nairaland Interviewed

This post was originally on WebTrendsNigeria.com, our Nigerian content partner. Nairaland is Nigeria’s top ranked online community. We found the story of how it started and grew to it’s dominance quite interesting, enjoy the interview… This interview was conducted by our partner site, cp-Africa.com and was reposted here with permission in celebration of Nairaland’s 6th Years […]

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A chat with Russel Southwood, Balancing Act Africa

Russel Southwood is one of the leading authorities on African technology and communications. Russel is CEO of Balancing Act Africa, a consultancy and online publishing company specialising in telecoms, Internet and broadcasting in Africa. Erik of Ushahidi and ihub considers Russel ‘to be the most well-connected person in the African tech scene, he also happens […]

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Interview With Yvonne Muinde Kenyan Avatar Artist

Yvonne Muinde is a talented Kenyan artist, photographer and matte painter. Earlier this year we wrote about her giving a talk on invitation from the Kenya ICT Board. Yvonne did an interview last year with one Kimani Wanjiru. Below is the interview with this phenomenal lady who has worked as a visual effects artist and […]

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Afrinnovator Year 2010 in Review Part 1 – January to June

It’s two days to the close of 2010 and the beginning of a new year (and new decade). It is also the first anniversary of Afrinnovator.com. A lot has transpired in the one year that Afrinnovator.com has been in existence, having launched (or re-launched on 1st January 2010). In the one year that has passed […]

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48 hour idea-to-business bootcamp IPO48 invests $12,500 in winning Kenyan Startups

A buzz fills a packed Strathmore lecture theatre in Nairobi, Kenya tonight where 100 inspired Kenyans pitch ideas, question business models and form teams; 48 hours later 17 such ideas are prototypes and products ready for market and one of those ideas will get Ksh. 1,000,000 ($12,500) This is the beginning of IPO48. Organised in […]

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