This week’s episode is an interview with Tawanda Chikose, a visionary & multi award-winning technology entrepreneur with a passion for solving Africa’s societal problems using innovative technologies.
Tawanda is the founder and CEO of Road Rules Solutions, a start-up that is revolutionising the way people acquire driver’s licenses in Zimbabwe through the Road Rules App. The same app is empowering drivers by giving them access to traffic violations information, the correct fines as well as the statutory instruments that result in these traffic violations. In its pilot phase, the app has been used by over 30, 000 people in preparation for the provisional driver’s license test and is anticipated to be adopted by over a million drivers.
Some of his achievements and accomplishments:
- DEMO Africa 2015 Zimbabwe’s Direct Nominee, after winning against six (6) other Zimbabwean Startups.
- Competed with over 200 participants from 43 countries globally and won the prestigious US Debt of State 2015 Professional Fellow Alumni Impact Award, Washington DC.
- Competed with over 150 applicants and won the privilege to be one of the 6 US Dept of State 2014 Professional Fellows against from Zimbabwe.
- Zimbabwe’s 2nd Top Young Information Communication Technology Innovator of The Year 2013
Check out: http://www.roadrules.co.zw
Until next time live an enchanted life