Month: August 2019

FINT is Nigeria’s first loan marketplace, connecting lenders and borrowers in the debt financing space for a win-win situation

FINT is a micro-lending platform started by Chiwete John-Njokanma in 2017. It is a loan marketplace in Nigeria where lenders are connected with borrowers to get a win-win work situation. Lenders who are looking for high return sign up...

Masikini is your online friend giving you access to the world’s leading online stores via Uganda

Masikini is an online shopping platform that helps users access numerous leading online stores from the comfort of their homes. The company gives you a comfortable shopping experience with superb services. This online platform enables you to browse through...

Yo Uganda Limited (Yo!) provides full support for Mobile Money services across most of the mobile networks in Uganda

Yo Uganda Limited is a payment technology solutions company that is based in Uganda. Gerald Begumisa founded the company in 2006. Yo aims to make transactions easier. They are the first mobile payment platform in Uganda. They have been...

Heaven Rwanda boutique is a hotel and a social enterprise, aiming to support Rwanda in the development of its human capital

Heaven Rwanda is a restaurant and boutique hotel owned by Josh Ruxin.  He started the hospitality center in 2008 alongside his wife, Alissa Ruxin.  The center is located at Kigali Rwanda and has slowly become a household name in...

KOKO’s IoT smart platform connects consumers, retailers and suppliers to improve life for everyone in African cities.

Koko Networks is an energy firm, a venture-backed technology company that operates in India and East Africa. The company creates dense networks full of “KOKOpoints” that are cloud-connected, and deploys them in local corner stores as the points where...

Big Brandon Designs wants to make Kenyan fashion stand out from the crowd

Founder of Big Brandon designs tells us what is exciting about doing business in Africa with this important quote: “Here in Africa, in the past few years, people have learned to appreciate their locally made commodities and are now...

SMAT Marketing is your reliable SME marketing agency in Uganda

SMAT Marketing is an ideal creative, and communications partner for brands that are after high quality work delivered swiftly at a reasonable price. The company is focused on sharing their experience and expertise with brand managers and entrepreneurs to...

Agriuniverse is the main destination connecting farmers and buyers of agricultural produce across Zimbabwe

Agriuniverse is an online platform where farmers and buyers of agricultural produce are connected. This company is based in Zimbabwe and has catered to the needs of new farmers and old farmers alike. They achieved this by giving out...

Taste kitchen, Zimbabwe, wants to help you master the art of cooking like a pro at home with handy guides

Taste kitchen is the sponsored food section in Out of Africa Magazine. It started operation 2013 and has since given readers new and tasty recipes to try out at home. TASTE has a vast collection of food and beverages...

HotelOnline is enabling independent local-owned hotels to compete with global chains for online bookings from Nairobi, Kenya

Founded in 2014 by Havar Bauck and Endre Opdal, HotelOnline is a travel technology company that provides solutions for digital marketing and e-commerce to small and medium-sized hotels in the African market. Incorporated in Dubai with offices in Kampala,...

Two Rivers Mall is positioned as Africa’s pre-eminent luxury lifestyle destination in Kenya

Two Rivers Lifestyle Company Ltd owns two Rivers mall. It officially opened on February 2017 and is located at Nairobi. The mall consists of medium-sized residential homes, a shopping center, office blocks, including a three-star and a five-star hotel....

Find your next Zimbabwean property on property.co.zw, the country’s largest property portal

Property.co.zw is Zimbabwe’s leading property portal. It is an excellent site useful for those searching for houses in Zimbabwe. It features over 5,000 listings and over 150 estate agents. The goal of Zimbabwe’s property portal is to link property...

South African sustainability: Local artisans make Xyza Savanna’s products with ethically sourced leather

Luxury accessories brand, Xyza Savanna may only be 8 months old but supports local manufacturing that employ vast amounts of local artisans… Read the inspirational story of Xyza Savanna’s journey into the sustainable luxury fashion below.  How Did Xyza Savanna...

UZURI K&Y wants to put Rwanda on the global ethical & eco-friendly fashion stage

UZURI K&Y is a shoe brand founded in 2013 by two female entrepreneurs Kevin and Ysolde. The brand features a line of eccentric footwears for women. The company hopes to be a well-known, eco-friendly and international shoe brand with...

PayDay Investor helps you meet your savings goals by automating your returns on investment

PayDay Investor is a subsidiary of Asset and Resource Management Holding Company (ARM). The mobile investment app was launched in 2018 to introduce individuals of the millennial age into investments and exhibit an easy way to invest for plans...