AfricaHacks

New tech companies & tech jobs for African Youth

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Hackathons

We support Hackathons across Africa. AfricaHacks started with NaijaHacks, Africa’s biggest tech competition. We find bright ideas & teams with smart African tech talent to help create the next big African tech company. See more.

Incubation

We incubate Hackathon ideas. From our tech competitions AfricaHacks discovers some of Africa’s best talent and brightest ideas. The AfricaHacks incubation program will create successful African tech company.

Blessing Thomas, AfricaHacks Co-Chair, Speaking at NaijaHacks 2019
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African Tech talent

AfricaHacks enables young Africans to build their skills and get jobs by providing the resources that they need for personal, professional, and financial growth. We believe that any African tech company should be able to hire verified and tested talent and brands should be able to connect with young and bright young African tech talent.

Campus Ambassadors

Across Africa, the AfricaHacks campus ambassadors help promote our events, incubation and job creation initiatives for African tech talent. Our Ambassadors organize events and training to connect their friends and schoolmates to life-changing opportunities.

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Uchi Uchibeke, AfricaHacks Founder, Speaking at NaijaHacks 2019

Our Ambition

Our vision is to be the platform that accelerates Africa’s technology adoption so that any young African can use technology to make their lives, that of their family or the world better.

– Uchi Uchibeke, Founder

What people say

Naijahacks happened at a time I needed it the most. I just started out a career in tech and was completely unsure if it was the right thing to do. I became more confident with the programming sphere..
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Ebere Okonkwo
Participant, NaijaHacks 2019
NaijaHacks has really been a source of motivation to me because, seeing young folks like me doing "THINGS" in the Tech world, will really help me to strive hard. NaijaHacks has been a light to me
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Iseyemi ifeoluwa
Participant, NaijaHacks 2019
I am a strong believer of building solutions for the community by the community. Naijahacks believes in building the community and I am happy to be part of it!
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Victoria Mutai
Participant, NaijaHacks 2019
Our thoughts and musings

Property investment: The role of Properton in this sector

Housing is one of the fundamental human needs in addition to food and clothing. It is equally a significant indicator …

Review of Top Hackathon Projects in Africa: Naijahacks 2019

Naijahacks 2019, an AfricaHacks Member event, was full of excitement, thrilling moments, exposure to huge successful personalities in the tech …

Coronavirus in Africa: what the tech community is doing

Since the outbreak of coronavirus in Africa, various individuals, firms and government agencies have developed initiatives and projects towards curtailing …

Join us to help create new African tech companies and tech jobs

Sponsors, volunteers, mentors, judges, partners, African tech talent and others are welcome.