Innovation

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Digitizing Africa 0️⃣1️⃣

We need to make an intentional effort to digitize Africa. Not only to help with better data for making policy decisions, but for improving lives too.

Smart investments in technology can help beef up Africa’s agriculture economy

Uganda offers some useful lessons from its use of smart investments in technology and farmer organization. These have made it the only East African country that is self-sufficient in milk.

A new technique for eye imaging

A new innovative technology that is based on recent advances in MRI allows for taking many snapshots of an object that repeatedly moves, such as the beating heart or moving eye.

Kenya’s Internet balloons are expected to bridge the digital

How Kenya's Internet balloons will work and the opportunities they can bring to the East African country.

Renowned Cameroonian engineer, Arthur Zang, has created an innovative oxygen production system

Arthur Zang, who studied at Cameroon’s National School of Engineering in the capital, Yaounde, has created what he calls Oxynnet – an interconnected system that can produce medical oxygen locally either using electrical or solar energy, with control from an Android device connected to the Internet.

New digital youth service center in Cameroon expected to create jobs

Launched with the technical support of a mobile money operator in Cameroon, AfrikPay, the new digital service center will provide job opportunities for youth in the country’s digital ecosystem.

Israel continues its contribution to the advancement of technology training and innovation in Cameroon

Israel’s ambassador to Cameroon, Isi Yanouka, inaugurated the Tel Aviv Developers Institute’s boot camp in Yaounde. The Developers Institute is one of Israel’s leading schools of coding, high tech innovation, and digital entrepreneurship.