Regional entrepreneurs in big win with $1b deals for youth, women

Sunday July 26 2015

US President Barack Obama (left) and Kenyan

US President Barack Obama (left) and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta (centre) attend a panel discussion at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at the United Nations compound in Nairobi on July 25, 2015. Seated alongside are Jahiel Oliver (right), CEO of Hello Tractor, Josipa Majic (2nd right), CEO of Teddy the Guardian and Judith Owegar (2nd left), co-founder of Akirachix. AFP PHOTO | SAUL LOEB 

By ALLAN OLINGO, The EastAfrican