About Us2018-06-26T18:38:24+00:00

Who are we?

AkiraChix is a not for profit organisation that aims to inspire and develop a successful force of women in technology who will change Africa’s future.Founded in April 2010, AkiraChix aims to be the leading women’s network impacting technology in Africa. It’s programs are developed to reach young women at different levels, those in Primary School, High School and University, those working in technology and those who wish to have a career in technology, making it an effectively wholesome program.

Our Founders

Angela O. Lungati
Angela O. LungatiFounder
Angela Oduor was born in Ukraine and raised in Nairobi, Kenya. She is a
co-founder and Community building director at AkiraChix.
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Judith Owigar
Judith OwigarFounder
Judith Owigar is passionate about all things women and all things tech. She places herself in positions where her two passions intersect.
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Linda Kamau
Linda KamauFounder
Linda is a software developer based in Kenya with a degree in Business Information Technology.
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Marie Githinji
Marie GithinjiFounder
Marie is a co-founder and Outreach directors at Akirachix. She is also a co-founder of eLimu a platform designed to help Kenyan Primary school Children learn using digital content.
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Our Partners