Tage Kene-Okafor is a reporter for TechCrunch, covering venture capital and startups in Africa from the continent’s startup capital Lagos, Nigeria. He joined in January 2020.
Previously, he was a reporter at Techpoint Africa, where he began his tech reporting career breaking stories on the startup and venture capital scene in Nigeria and West Africa. His coverage of tech has also been featured in Ventureburn, Yahoo and POCIT.
Before that, Tage started his tech career as a founder launching a couple of products in edtech and fintech straight out of college. However, he failed at them. He holds a Bsc. in Electronic Engineering from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and hopes to go back to launching products and failing some more.