Njeri Rionge, co-founder of the Internet Service Provider (ISP), Wananchi
Online, has passed away.
Rionge was a respected figure in the tech industry, having co-founded
Wananchi Online with Joe Mucheru, former ICT Cabinet Secretary.
The company, now known as Wananchi Group, operates in multiple African
countries and is the parent firm of Zuku.
Rionge’s entrepreneurial spirit was evident throughout her career, from
selling yoghurt and luxury merchandise to becoming the marketing manager of
a local ISP.
Her death is a significant loss to the tech community.
KICTANet sends its deepest condolences to her family, friends, and all
those who knew her.
Her contributions to the tech industry were significant and she will be