(Geekulcha’s Top 15 Young Geeks of 2019, FILE ©Twitter @Geekulcha)
By Tsireledzo Michael
Every year since 2017, Geekulcha annually releases a list of 15 talented young geeks in the month of June. This is the organization’s way to celebrate, name and honor the ‘minds marking their stamp and playing a greater role in the Digital Revolution’and who are identified as being a role player in the transformation.
To make it in the list, participants get nominated and selected to be on the list based on the work they had been doing and contributing to the SA tech ecosystem.
Bellow are the 2019 geeks who made it to the list and their roles.
- Mpho Jan Kubeka – Founder
- Sewagodimo Matlapeng – Software Engineer
- Ofentswe Lebogo – Co-Founder and CTO
- Sifiso Nkabinde – 15 Year Old Coder
- Tshireletso Kgabi – Cyber Security Engineer
- Kamogelo Charmaine Thebe – Junior Software Developer
- Abdul Malik Tejan-Sie -Africa School of Technology
- Dan Nyabadza – Head of Research
- Doreen Mokoena – Internet Governance Coordinator
- Gomolemo Mohapi – Student
- Zanda Isaacs – Founder & CEO
- Raymond More – Founder & CEO
- Diketso Setho – Co-Founder & Manager
- Zakia Salod – Software Developer
- Kagiso Maloma – Founder & CEO