Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson is the Managing Editor of, based out of Cape Town, South Africa. A UK-trained reporter, Tom had been working as a journalist in Nairobi, Kenya for a year before being appointed to his current position in September 2012. Committed to the dream of African development through technology, Tom is looking to present a picture of the "real" Africa tech scene in order to aid better understanding of how it can be used to develop Africa economically and socially.

Stories by Tom Jackson


Hate Speech on Social Media in Kenya Leads to Harsh Penalties