Start-up in Kinshasa – Steve Nkashama

I first met Steve at the Cafe Numerique, a networking and discussion event for those interested in digital developments. He was there to meet Kinshasa’s techies, developers, people who can work with him. Steve works in e-business and is gearing up to launch his new start-up – a car-selling app that puts car owners in… Continue Reading


Brass, dust, sweat – Fanfare Masolo

Yup so this wasn’t your usual sit-down concert. Instead it was a parade from the Centre Culturel M’eko through a neighbourhood in Ngaliema. Dusty streets, dozens of children – it kind of felt like we were following the pied pipers of Kinshasa. I was drenched and could only admire the stamina of the musicians with… Continue Reading