ZOL Jumpstart Challenge and Barcamp Zimbabwe 2012
After the excititement of last year's Startup Challenge, ZOL has renewed its commitment to local techies and enthusiasts by coming on board as the sponsor with a $25,000 package.
This year the first rounds of the event were be held on 6 and 7 September at the Maiden Public House in Harare.
From an initial total of 43 startup applications, 6 emerged as the finalists. The winner was decided on the 14th of September 2012.
The winner was : Remote Livestock Marketing System (RLMS)
Footballzone which covers local & international football news all conveniently on one platform using web and mobile platforms, with strong bias toward local football and Nimbus, an SMS based application that uses crowd-sourcing to get answers to any question that individuals ask claimed the runners up prizes.
Also presenting in the final were