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Earlier this year Cell C kicked off a search for South Africa’s most innovative ideas in the form of it Shark Tank style TV show – Hangman.

The idea behind Hangman was to find innovative ideas that filled a gap in the market and not just another serial entrepreneur.

After months of searching Cell C has named Christo Rossouw as the Hangman champion.

The idea that won Rossouw the R1 million prize is mosquito repellent lamps.

“Mosquito-borne diseases are responsible for close to a million deaths annually, infecting around a billion people every year. I was looking to design a product that would be more effective and more affordable than products already on the market. Something that would act as a social innovation, but also have market potential,” said Rossouw…Read more

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