Friday, June 15, 2018

Kenya hosts the first-ever TEDx event in a Refugee Camp

Written by Abdi Latif Dahir The first-ever TEDx event in a refugee camp will take place in a small town in northwest Kenya. TEDxKakumaCamp on June 9 will...

Fourth Edition of Africa Code Week kicks off in Madagascar

The 2018 edition of Africa Code Week (ACW) officially kicked-off in Madagascar yesterday with its first-part series of Train-the-Trainer (TTT) workshops. More than 200...

Africa has potential to revolutionise the energy sector through smart power...

Within developing economies, including Africa, there are growing opportunities to implement new technologies and localised energy generation systems, that could lead to innovation that will...

African Development Bank launches Coding for Employment Program

The African Development Bank, together with partners – The Rockefeller Foundation, Microsoft and Facebook – launched the Coding for Employment Program at the African Innovation Summit in...

How Nigeria can lead Africa, rest of the world in beating...

It is a special pleasure to celebrate the World Environment Day 2018, here in Nigeria, even as we join the rest of the World...

Rwanda’s safe-flight policy gets global approval

by Eugène Kwibuka Rwanda’s investments into the aviation sector were commended last week as the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) awarded the country with a certificate...

SDGs Advisory Unit of the Office of the President of Ghana...

The SDGs Advisory Unit of the Office of the President of Ghana has signed an agreement with Reach for Change to launch an Africa-Wide...

Young Ethiopians eye a fertile future in Artificial Intelligence

by Thomas Lewton A lab in Addis Ababa is on a mission to use AI to disrupt conventional development models and inspire a new generation of...