SCIENCES | SCIENCE

08-Nov-2022 to 12:12

S/Africa, Germany in joint research on aviation fuel decarbonisation

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s University of Cape Town (UCT) is partnering with a German-based company in a 40-million-euro research project to “decarbonise aviation fuel”, director of the DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in Catalysis at UCT, Michael Claeys, announced on Tuesday.

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07-Nov-2022 to 08:43

Zimbabwe to deploy first-ever satellite into orbit

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe is set to launch its first-ever satellite into space on when the ZimSat-1 goes into orbit on Monday, a day after its deployment was aborted due to a technical challenges.

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07-Oct-2022 to 09:04

How Rwanda is using AI to improve healthcare

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Drug stock-outs and shortage of medical equipment in health facilities in Rwanda are becoming a thing of the past, thanks to an innovation that is addressing procurement constraints.

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05-Oct-2022 to 11:29

Ethiopia inaugurates science museum

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has inaugurated a Science and Art Museum in the heart of the capital Addis Ababa, APA can report on Wednesday.

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25-Jul-2022 to 14:08

Experts seek interface between Science and indigenous knowledge

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Conservation experts over the weekend emphasized that science and technology should be linked with indigenous knowledge for effective biodiversity conservation in Africa.

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17-Jun-2022 to 11:05

Future jobs are in technology - Ramaphosa

APA-Mthatha (South Africa) — South Africa needs to invest in technology -- cutting-edge science and innovation -- in order to attract the newest industries which happen to hold jobs of the future, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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13-Jan-2022 to 11:15

S/Africa to launch nano-satellites – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Three nano-satellites from South Africa – the first to be entirely developed on the African continent – will be launched from Cape Canaveral in the United States on Thursday, Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Blade Nzimande has said.

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