Alain (MSIN'10) wins at BK's Urumuri competition
CMU alumnus Alain Kajangwe was among the 8 winners of Bank of Kigali (BK)’s Urumuri Initiative. He won an interest free loan of RWF 8,000,000 for his company WiredIn, an early pioneer in IT outsourcing and offshore software development business in Rwanda.
Bobson (MSIT'18) wins $10,000 at the Tigo Changemakers competition
Bobson Rugambwa took home the grand prize of $10,000 (8.2 million Rwandan Francs), with Gwiza, a mobile based core-banking system that enables Village Savings and Loan Association (VSLA) members build their financial track record by saving digitally.
Alumni Spotlight: Davy Uwizera
CMU-Africa alumnus Davy Uwizera (E’17) is the Facebook developer circle Lead in Kigali, Rwanda. Early in October, he was selected among the 20 most active leads in Africa to travel to Nairobi for training and also to attend the first TechCrunch Startup Battlefield in Africa.
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