ICT

We are building something serious in ICT of Rwanda : Muhire revealed after winning 19 Million in Zurich

June-30
06:34 AM 2016

From 27 to 28 June 2016 in Switzland in the capital city of Zurich; the Kickstart Accelerator gathered 20 best FinTech all over the world among which Mergims headed by Muhire Louis Antoine was representing Rwanda and Africa and won the 19 Million Rwanda Francs for the best pitch of the competition.

Each team Fintech had to picth the project twice before deciding the winner who had to take home the millions in their local exchange rate. The jury finally announced the winner Mergims from Rwanda and Muhire shines with the smiles ; wows on face and laughter by saying to Yeejo.rw that I am very excited for winning the Kickstart Accelerator. I thank God for this opportunity. I am humbled and this validates that may be in Rwanda we are building something serious in ICT.

Namics attended the pitching Kickstart Accelerator mentioned how he finally found the best pitch of the camp after Muhire’s pitch.

Muhire has also got another Boot Camp opportunity of three months coming in August to November 2016 in order to get mentorship; training on advancing his ICT project.

Market Merger Ltd under Muhire Louis Antoine founded a mobile application Mergims as well as Mergims webApp a Rwandan FinTech company that helps Diaspora to pay for daily services include Airtime;electricity;grocery and Tuition fees for the relatives that resides in their homecountry by using a cellphone .

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