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8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

Precious Lunga
Co-founder & CEO at Baobab Circle


Precious Lunga is a Zimbabwean epidemiologist, entrepreneur, and CEO/co-Founder of Baobab Circle. Between 2017 and 2018, she created Afya Pap, a mobile app offering personalized health education and coaching on chronic diseases.The app is used across seven countries in Africa, including Kenya and Uganda.As Head of Health at Econet Wireless in 2015, Lunga launched a 24/7 dial-a-doctor service in partnership with the Ministry of Health in Zimbabwe to reach over 750,000 paying patients within a year of launch. Lunga is a Yale World Fellow and was featured as a speaker at the Southbank Center's Women of the World festival in London.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: The role of AI in Africa's fight against COVID-19