Meet the startups pitching at Seedstars Africa

Nov. 15, 2017

After another year in which the Seedstars World teams traveled to over 80+ countries around the world and over 20 of them on the African continent with the mission to find the best tech startups in emerging markets, we are now just weeks away of hosting our third Africa Summit in Maputo, Mozambique on December 14th.


The Seedstars Africa Summit is the climax of the local pitching competitions that aims to bring together the Seedstars Network in Africa. Meet the startups that will be pitching on the main stage:

๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Mozambique โ€“ TABECH Serviรงos will present a services named MovelCare, which uses mobile phones without access to internet to access funeral insurance.

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น Ethiopia โ€“ LangBot, created a gamified and AI powered language teaching chatbot

๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria โ€“ Medsaf is an e-health startup that is making the process of buying and selling medication in Nigeriaโ€™s complex health system easy and efficient.

๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด Angola โ€“ Tupuca โ€“ Is the first online food delivery platform in Angola. Tupuca serves over 20,000 customers, delivered over 80 000 meals in the first year and created over 75 jobs.

๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa โ€“ EMGuidance solves a critical problem for medical professionals by aggregating medical content from regional experts in one app.

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon โ€“ Gifted Momdemocratises health information access in emerging markets through an AI-based remote medical support platform

๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Mali โ€“ Esene is an on-board system that collects soil moisture to provide water and fertilizer for crops.

๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ Rwanda โ€“ PikiWash, an eco-friendly, time-saving solution for motorcycles was selected the best startup in Rwanda.

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Uganda โ€“ Numida developed a business financial management mobile app which issues affordable convenient and unsecured credit to small and medium enterprises in Uganda.

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ Senegal: MaTontineprovides access to small loans and related financial services like micro-insurance by digitizing traditional savings circles.

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Cote dโ€™Ivoire โ€“ Cinetpay is a mobile money payment gateway that enables e-merchants and merchants to accept mobile money and card payments, online or offline.

๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ Tanzania โ€“ Nefrids Africa, has developed SimuBima, a Mobile Phone Insurance Solution designed to reach as many users across Tanzania using digital channels.

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana โ€“ AgroCenta empowers smallholder farmers through innovative technology was selected the best startup in Ghana

๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ Zimbabwe โ€“ MyRunner โ€“ enables anyone to purchase bus tickets online and track bus location at all times, making the experience safer and more pleasant.

๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ Botswana: Yapili, a peer-to-peer (P2P) platform that connects users to doctors for medical advice

๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya: M-Shule improves learning for every primary student in Africa using artificial intelligence and SMS to deliver personalized, accessible education.

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