People of MEST

Founder Feature: Christian Osei-Bonsu of SynCommerce

Sylvana Lewin | Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

This week we sat down with SynCommerce CEO Christian Osei-Bonsu. Read on to learn why programming classes are some of his favorite moments at MEST despite the challenge they posed for him! Where are you from? I’m from Bonyire...

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EIT Spotlight: Precious Langa

Abu Okari | Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Precious Langa believes that service is the best way to live a fulfilled life. She also believes that combining entrepreneurship and service creates a lasting impact. Read on to learn the life journey that shaped her line of thought...

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EIT Spotlight:Tshepo Morabane

Abu Okari | Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

This week, we sat down with Tshepo Morabane, a proud denizen of Johannesburg. Read on to find out how a search for a solution to a company he was setting up led him to MEST and how creating socio-economic...

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Fellow Feature: Kamil Nabong

Sylvana Lewin | Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

This week we sat down with MEST Incubator Senior Fellow and MEST class of 2013 alum Kamil Nabong. Read on to learn why he wants to be anything but normal and more! I’m inspired by a desire for change...

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 “STEMBees is working towards “building a community of women in STEM – a SiSTEM.” Founded by three MEST alumnae in 2014, STEMBees is a nonprofit focused on encouraging and mentoring more young African women to pursue careers in STEM,...

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EIT Spotlight: Dare Odumade

Abu Okari | Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

I realized MEST is a programme for inspiring the next generation of tech companies in Africa. I also see it as something that is going to forever change the entire vibe in Africa in years to come and, I...

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This week we sat down with Asoriba CTO Patrick Ohemeng Tutu. Read on to learn why he believes coming to MEST has been one of his best decisions yet! People hear about the MEST training program and they think...

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DropQue to Represent Nigeria at GITEX

MESTadmin | Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Dropque CEO Akinwoleola Opeyemi believes attending this event will open up new doors for the company, which is already making a stir in the recruitment software sector. MEST Incubator company Dropque has been selected to represent  Nigerian innovation and...

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In the past year, MEST portfolio company MeQasa has seen significant growth, becoming the largest online real estate marketplace in Ghana and it is only continuing to expand. Co-Founder and CEO Kelvin Nyame has been diving into a killer...

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EIT Spotlight; Aubrey Ndiza

Abu Okari | Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

This week, we shall the spotlight on Aubrey Ndiza. Aubrey knew he wanted to be an entrepreneur from a very young age. Read on to learn what employing family and friends has taught him, what he wants to achieve and...

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