Rwandan software CEO wins business competition for USD$150,000 [video]

Ni Nyampinga journalist Ritha Marie Clarisse Ubumwe had an interview with Ms. Lilian Uwintwali, Founder and CEO of M-Ahwiii Ltd, a Rwanda software company.

Lilian recently won the business competition 40 Chances and walked away with a fellowship and prize money amounting to $150,000. This prize was jointly awarded by Howard G. Buffet Foundation, Tony Blair Governance Initiative (AGI) and World Food Prize Foundation.

Lilian hopes her mobile application, Agro-FIBA, will help improve the lives of farmers and also increase food security in Rwanda.

She also discusses her life as a young entrepreneur and encourages young women to work hard for their dreams:

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