Pycon Zimbabwe surpasses crowdfunding campaign target

Pycon Zimbabwe online crowdfunding campaign has surpassed the original target of €3,600 by 120% about 22 days ahead of the official end of the campaign. PyCon Zimbabwe will be the inaugural Python conference in Zimbabwe. An event that will give an opportunity for Zimbabwean programmers to learn from each other and engage newcomers to programming.

B2C to host hackathon on public finance and accountability

On 07 October 2016, a Harare co-working space called Batanai to Create (B2C) is hosting a hackathon on public finance and accountability. The 12 hour hackathon starts at 8:00am at B2C that is located on the Mezzanine Floor of Batanai Mall along Jason Moyo Avenue in Harare. Registration for the event is already taking place here.

Lessons from yesterday Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp held at Batanai 2 Create

Do you want to easily grow as an entrepreneur? Timothy Mueller a top US entrepreneur currently in the country for the Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp had some answers to this question asked by many aspiring entrepreneurs. Answering this question during his presentation yesterday at Batanai 2 Create co-working space Timothy said,

Udugu Institute urges Zim youths to back solutions to their problems with action

On this week’s Food for Thought discussion at the US Embassy Public Affairs Section - Eastgate were three team members of the Udugu Institute who facilitated a discussion on Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Zimbabwe to a record crowd. The three teammates were Udugu Institute founder Dr Lenneiye, Strategic Partnerships and Business Development Coordinator Constantine Nyanzero and Programs Coordinator Irene Chikumbo who are Mandela Washington Fellows for 2016 and 2014 respectively.

#THUDHarare roars into life at Harare’s new co-working space B2C

Zimbabwe new co-working space Batanai 2 Create or B2C hosted the first #THUDHarare event as it readies to open shop. B2C will be Zimbabwe new co-working space that will open soon probably in a months time.

Bitmari team, introduces its bitcoin remittance service at a meet & greet event

Yesterday the Bitmari team hosted a meet and greet event at Rainbow Towers. The Bitmari team used the event to introduce themselves as well as their Bitmari platform that is in beta phase. Bitmari is a bitcoin based platform that is aiming to provide a cheaper way for people to send money to Zimbabwe.