MEET THE TEAMS OF 2023
BD Waste is a GreenTech startup that combines fintech and sustainability to recover Plastic waste from communities. Their Digicycle product allows customers to directly deposit plastic waste into their digital wallets and receive credit for it. This credit can be used to purchase data packages, airtime, food items, stationery, and health insurance.
Chestify has built robust and clinical algorithms for radiology that can increase throughput by automating the analysis and reporting on routine Chest x-rays, which are still time-consuming and where the backlogs are substantial
Cognx makes IoT accessible and affordable. They repurpose broken smartphones to collect weather, soil and water data, analyze it locally, and push insights to farmers in real-time, without internet access.
Jand2Gidi takes the guesswork out of logistics by providing shipping APIs that are embedded into leading ecommerce websites and platforms. They power hassle-free, affordable and trackable importation and last-mile delivery services into vibrant import markets such as Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and South Africa.
Kyanda Africa is a revolutionary fintech platform that provides businesses and individuals with convenient and reliable money transfer solutions. Their network of agents, API gateway, and various access channels such as USSD, Mobile App & Whatsapp Chatbots make it easy for you to use our services in a way that fits your needs. In addition to money transfers, we also offer a wide range of financial services such as utility bill payments, insurance, and more. With over 5.7 million serviced users in Kenya and South Africa over the years, we have a proven track record of delivering top-quality service to our customers.
Limawa aims to tackle the issues of food conservation and transportation through the production of solar powered split air conditioners that can reach -2 °C. The innovative and cost-efficient alternative to industrial compressors for the cold chain industry, which is Africa’s first solar-powered refrigirated truck is suitable for trucks, containers and trailers.
Mojaride is building a lending marketplace for unbanked drivers. They track every ride to show financial institutions that these drivers are not a credit risk and we reduce the risk of default by collecting payments directly from the customer fare.
Parkwell is an Online sharing Platform that matches drivers with available, safe parking spaces and helps property owners list their parking spaces for optimum use. (Airbnb for Parking). The digital parking platform that integrates parking facilities and connects it to mobile for a seamless experience.
PharmaServ is a SaaS product, which automates the process of sales orders, tracking sales team performance, and reconciling incoming purchase orders, payments, and invoices for health brands. This is a labor-intensive process that is still predominantly manual for most local companies in emerging markets.
Sodishop is a trusted African Marketplace that enables people to buy and sell anything in one click across Mali, Senegal, Guinea and very soon in Côte d’Ivoire.With Sodishop, consumers have a wide range of products across thousands of stores, and human support they can trust. They also have rapid, affordable delivery and an easy payment system. Sodishop offers sellers the ability to build and manage a store, quickly and easily.
Yoonema is an e-commerce platform and marketplace that offers a seamless experience to buyers and sellers in West Africa. Their SEO-ready platform gives sellers access to a secure webstore, easy payment options, marketing tools and access to an established database of more than 1K customers