Newsletter Archive

Newsletter Archive


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MEST Quarterly Reviews

2015: Q1 Review 2014:  Q1 Review | Q2 Review | Q3 Review | Q4 Review  

All Other Newsletters

Announcing the MEST 1 Year Intensive Program

May 1st 2015 Beginning with our next class, MEST will go from a 2 year, to 1 year intensive program!

Introducing MINCTalks: Marketing Your Tech Startup in Ghana

November 19, 2014 We’re excited to announce that our panel series is now open to the general public.

Ghana tech against Ebola

October 23, 2014 An intro to the Ghana Angel Investor Network, a well-intentioned but flawed law, and the Ghana tech front against Ebola.

What happens when an SMS service adds a call center?

October 9, 2014 Farmer helplines, Bitcoin remittances, and African online video.

Guess who’ll be at DEMO Africa 2014?

September 24, 2014 Come meet MEST at DEMO Africa 2014!

[Company Spotlight] Beam: Send money to Ghana instantly and cheaply

September 15, 2014 Introducing instant, affordable remittances to Ghana.

A second tech acquisition in Ghana

September 12, 2014 Kirusa acquires MEST Incubator’s Saya Mobile.

MEST now accepting Nigerian applicants!

June 5, 2014 MEST is looking for the next generation of great Nigerian software entrepreneurs.

How this Ghanaian Startup Shines on Shopify App Store

March 19, 2014 How Kudobuzz uses great reviews to stand out on the Shopify app store.

Bitcoin in Africa

March 8, 2014 What’re the implications of virtual currencies in Africa?