tinapgreen is Sierra Leone based upcycling and repurposing company extracted from the Krio word tinap which means stand up. We are standing up for sustainable designs, eco-friendly unwanted materials, our environment and your pockets in a unique way. Our products include;   Furniture   Home wares   Office Accessories   Flower pots   Found objects.

Digital Disruptor

This start up we are incubating is working on a facial recognition software deployed on a mobile device. A facial recognition system is a technology capable of identifying or verifying a person from a digital image or a video frame from a video source. Technopedia defines facial recognition as “a biometric software application capable of uniquely identifying or verifying a person by comparing and analyzing patterns based on the … Read moreDigital Disruptor

Building the Entrepreneurial Eco System in Sierra Leone Part II

In July, I wrote a paper on why we need to build an entrepreneurial  ecosystem in Sierra Leone to support a new breed of entrepreneurs. In that paper I discussed rent seeking vs value creating entrepreneurship. I argued that we need to build an ecosystem in Sierra Leone that supports the value creating entrepreneurs. In … Read moreBuilding the Entrepreneurial Eco System in Sierra Leone Part II