Partner up with Nestle Hatcher

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Do you have a mobile phone-based Commerce solution that can help clients access products and services? Nestle Hatcher is looking for you. This opportunity is open to all startups in the following categories Mobile Commerce integration solution Payment Solutions Emerging Technologies Loyalty/ Rewards Program: Successful candidates will be those that are innovative, increase brand engagement […]

Fifteen startups from different parts of the country were awarded Sh10.3 million in the Great Covid-19 Innovation Challenge.

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The challenge that attracted over 300 applicants sought great ideas in the Food System, Health, and Decent work occasioned the pandemic. The challenge was co-organized the Association of Countrywide Hubs and Konza Technopolis, in partnership with United Nations Development Programme, UK Kenya Tech Hub, US Embassy Alumni Exchange, HSF Foundation, and GIZ Kenya. […]

UD Tech Farm System Winning at Global stage

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UD Tech Farm System were winners in Diamond Challenge. The global competition is organized the University of Delaware’s Horn Entrepreneurship Challenge every year.  The team of Rozalia Chao, Happiness Wanjiru, Sophie Mghoi, and Hanifa Mutua had programmed a series of sensors with the Arduino system that test soil chemistry bringing true results. The innovation […]

Kajire Girls Wins StartUp Africa Competition, to represent Kenya in Delaware, USA

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On the 17th of February, Kajire Girls high school which is among our sponsored schools in Taita Taveta emerged the winners at the Diamond Africa challenge, held in Elgeyo Marakwet. The competition, run Startup Africa essentially connects, mentors and builds skills for the students, youth and women besides spurring the entrepreneurship engagement. ‘’We have […]

The Slovak President meets Sote Hub

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Kenya welcomes His Excellency Andrej Kiska, President of the Slovak Republic. During his visit the Slovak President engaged not only in bilateral talks aimed to boost Slovak- Kenya cooperation, but also met with tech and start-up communities. As entrepreneur and philanthropist he showed a lot of interest in innovation and left a powerful message for […]

Sote Tech Queens at Django Girls’

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After weeks of waiting, Django girls’ comes, an opportunity of training women into programmers and designers. Starting with an orientation party late evening of 25th November 2016 Next day we had an early start. In the workroom every girl typing away, 50 0f them. Language HTML and Python with an ambitious goal of making a […]

Our Approach at Sote Hub Is to Slowly Nurture Startups Already at Rural Secondary Schools

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Our Approach Most startup hubs and investors try to headhunt for the great teams of highly skilled individuals with a proven track record and possession of some “secret sauce”. Our approach is quite different– we strive for a more inclusive and patient philosophy that can be defined as “anti-moonshots and anti-quick wins”. We want to […]


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Last year we wrote about the great developments in Voi HERE Of course our outreach agenda has always been to share the culture we at iHub have one of using a community to implement technology and social enterprise. Led James Ndiga the outreach team delivered multiple training on entrepreneurship, human centered design and software […]