Ghanaian social events startup,Suba has emerged winner of the recently concluded Mobile West Africa 2015 App Developer Competition held in Lagos.
Five startups emerged as finalists, four from Nigeria and one (Suba) from Ghana. The winning startup received an iPad Air courtesy of appsafrica.com, high-end smartphone from Innjoo and gift card from SureGifts.
Suba was founded by Nelson Klutse and Eric Hackman, and developed at Ghana-based Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology incubator.
Suba is a photo streaming iOS and Android mobile app that allows everyone at fun events to see and share photos together. It goes beyond the constraints of a Friends List common to other social platforms, allowing event attendees to see, save, and share everyone’s photos.
Other finalists were; whizapp, an app that trains the brain via mental calculations, increasing response speed, concentration and memory power; Taja, an app that has the ability allow busy shop owners who employ workers to be in their shops to monitor sales without being physically in the shop; MOBicure, an app that seeks to tackle the menace of maternal mortality on the continent and Genii Games’ Asa an app that ignite the interest of African culture and languages in children.