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Meet Zambia’s 1st Robotics Team

Sela Kasepa attended her first semester at Harvard University in August last year. Just months prior, the 21-year-old was mulling over her education, uncertain...

Breaking the code: How women in Nigeria are changing the face...

By Tolu Ajiboye - The Nigerian tech scene is booming. Last year, Lagos-based startup Andela received $24m (£18.5m) in funding from Mark Zuckerberg. In 2015, financial technology...

ICT Regulation: Efficiency in transforming Rwanda’s economy

Aline Uwitonze, an entrepreneur from Gatsibo District, says she no longer has to travel long distances, to access Banks or carry out financial transactions. “All...

10 African innovators with game-changing ideas

The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) recently announced the top 10 nominees who will be contending for the 2017 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA), to...

Unearthing young talent with the ‘Niger App Challenge’

“I got the idea to create my ‘Health Coach’ application from discussions with other women. The app helps women monitor their pregnancy and the...

Ethiopian Airplanes Advancement Connecting the Continent

By Eden Sahle - In its over 70 years operation making its first journey to Cairo; Ethiopian airlines has come so far to cover 17...

Ground-breaking Healthcare Solutions grab the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2016...

In a glittering ceremony that marked the five-year milestone anniversary of the Innovation Prize for Africa (http://www.InnovationPrizeforAfrica.org) the landmark programme of the African Innovation...

Using Digital Technology to Improve Gabon’s Health Care

In January 2016, the World Bank’s World Development Report (WDR) on Digital Dividends alerted the global community to the fact that while the internet, mobile phones...