Blog entries from: Timbuktu Chronicles

"A view of Africa and Africans with a focus on entrepreneurship, innovation, technology, practical remedies and other self sustaining activities.".....Emeka Okafor

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April 14 2014

From Timbuktu Chronicles Mon Apr 14 2014, 09:18:00

In VC4Africa Dan Evans discusses an initiative to map and determine what drives startup ecosystems:

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April 13 2014

From Timbuktu Chronicles Sun Apr 13 2014, 18:40:00

Senai Wolderufael founder of Feed Green in conversation with HowWeMadeIt:

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April 11 2014

From Timbuktu Chronicles Fri Apr 11 2014, 22:12:00

From CNN's Africa Startup series:

Eve Zalwango started Awaka, a furniture store in Kampala, Uganda that makes custom wood products from locally grown trees.

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April 9 2014

From Timbuktu Chronicles Wed Apr 9 2014, 21:51:00

Over at Afri-Love:

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From Timbuktu Chronicles Wed Apr 9 2014, 21:12:00

An Indie Cities profile:

Vava Angwengi is a one-woman powerhouse behind VAVA Coffee. She embodies a new African Coffee Culture, fusing exemplary hand crafted quality with a new consciousness for ethically and environmentally sustainable commodities.

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From Timbuktu Chronicles Wed Apr 9 2014, 20:30:00

John Giwa-Amu is the co-founder of Red and Black Films producer of award-winning sci-fi film The Machine:

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From Timbuktu Chronicles Wed Apr 9 2014, 13:13:00

Stanford's Scope magazine:

Over the past few weeks my colleague Kris Newby has been writing about the Foldscope, the 50-cent microscope developed by bioengineer Manu Prakash, PhD. Today Prakash is announcing another device that will bring high tech science to the developing world - and to kids.

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