Mobile entrepreneur Gilbert Mwiinga has released Constitution App, an ingenious tool that lets Zambian citizens participate in the country’s ongoing constitution-drafting process—effectively allowing almost any Zambian adult to help forge the nation.
Lost in Africa? No problem, your cellphone speaks African dialect. You just need to download an app called Bantu Babel to get you to the next hotel or restaurant. Two young developers have invented this mobile app for seven Zambian dialects. It is already being used by the U.S, Peace Corps. Other African languages will follow.