Navigating into Open-Source with Africa's Talking Community Dar and African Ruby Community.

Nov 12, 2022, 6:00 AM – 2:00 PM

This is first our monthly community meetup. As we dive into different topics. Help each other debug and learn.


Best PracticesCommunityMeetup

About this event

As Africa's Talking Community Dar this is our first community event. The aim is to help each other grow as a community. The world of tech is wide and diverse, the community meetup intends to help each and everyone grows, in their respective field. By working together, and sharing knowledge, tips, and tricks.

 Together with African Ruby Community, we aim to build a community of people who are well informed, and with the talent to solve real-life problems.

The theme of the Meet-Up:

 Open Source Software

Topics to be covered in the meet-up:
  • Open Source Software
  • Ruby 
  • Africa's Talking Opensource
  • Past Hackathon projects, progress, and development

Agenda of the Meet-Up:

  1. Introductions.
  2. Introduction to Open Source Software.
  3. Ruby and its application in Open Source.
  4. Africa's Talking APIs and Open Source.
  5. Diving into past hackathon projects, debugging and developing

Featured Attendees

  • Wilfred Cheruiyot

    Divance Co

  • Odongo Patrick

    Aoukings Tours and safaris

  • Godfrey Mussa



    Samkeyz Computers

  • Jacob Okendo

    Jaketech Electronics

  • Gladson Sethiel

    trm tech

  • Rachel John

    Young Tanzania supporters Foundation

  • Nasma Aboubakary

    The Women technology

  • Ewald Pastory

    Institute of Accountancy Arusha

  • Lupakisyo Mwakalukwa


  • Rajabu Shabani

    Ardhi University

  • Mavula Geofrey

    College of Information and Communication Technologies



Saturday, November 12, 2022
6:00 AM – 2:00 PM UTC


  • Bennett Benedict

    University of Dar Es Salaam

    Tanzania, Community Lead,

  • Veronica Michael

    Tanzania, Community Lead

  • Jessica Randall

    University of the Western Cape

    South Africa Community Lead

  • Josphat Mwangi

    Kenya Community Lead

  • Sheriffo Jarju

    Community Lead Gambia

  • Isophel Natwijuka

    Uganda Community Lead

  • Sanusi Abdulkadir

    Nigeria Kaduna Community Lead

  • Avuzwa Ntshongwana

    South Africa Community Co-Lead

  • Josh Venceslas

    Altech Group

    Co-Lead: Rwanda Community

  • David Okwii


    Africa's Talking Community UG Co-Lead

  • Cynthia Moraa

    WIT Kenya Co-Lead

  • Michael Adedayo

    Africa's Talking

    Community Lead Lagos

  • Alexander Ikeh

    Community Co-Lead Abuja