Category Archives: Living + Tech

Don’t Miss It! What Does ‘Sustainable Living’ Mean to You? Apply for the 2014 International Schools Essay Competition.

Only two weeks left to submit applications for the 2014 International Schools Essay Competition and Debate. The theme / question for this year is What Does ‘Sustainable Living’ Mean to You? Applications close on the 10th of February,…

Meet Uganda’s Paper Bag King! He’s the 21 Year Old Fighting Waste from Plastic Bags in Uganda.

Many 16 year-olds live in teenage fantasies but that was not the case for one Ugandan teenager, Andrew Mupuya, who decided to convert his passion for recycling into a viable business opportunity in Uganda. The…

Money Goes Green! Nedbank Unveils Africa’s First 100% Renewable Energy Powered Branch.

In October, Nedbank Group unveiled Africa’s first ever banking branch that fully offsets its energy usage through renewable energy sources. The Lansdowne Corner branch situated in Cape Town utilises an innovative hybrid power installation, effectively…

“I Want to See Eko Atlantic. Why Would You Want to Build That?” – Pablo Solon Rounds Off HOME School in Lagos

The final session of The inaugural HOME School concluded in Lagos with an outstanding event at the Afe Babalola Auditorium, University of Lagos, Akoka. The event was organized in partnership with the Department of Mass…