SCIENCES | SCIENCE

14-Aug-2019 to 15:44

Chadian student champions drone service technology

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deyé — Mahamat Issa Abakar, a young Chadian student in the fifth year of his Civil Engineering course, is the inventor of a so-called Drone-Tech, with an ambition to create drones committed to tasks related particularly to public works, agriculture and security.

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03-Jun-2019 to 14:39

Multi- million dollar research scheme targets African scientists

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Climate Research for Development (CR4D) in Africa initiative announced the first cohort of 21 young African scientists who will receive up to $170,000 each to carry out demand-driven research in the areas of climate science, application and engagement with policy, development and decision communities.

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27-May-2019 to 16:57

Ethiopia set for multi-spectral satellite launch

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to launch a Multi-Spectral Remote Sensing Satellite ETRSS-1 into space in November 2019 after an agreement was signed to that effect between Addis Ababa and Beijing officials on Monday.

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22-May-2019 to 16:26

IAU tells Ethiopia to name new astronomical find

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has given Ethiopia the chance to name the newly discovered giant astronomical object.

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15-May-2019 to 18:15

African economies will largely be transformed by ICTs- Kenyatta

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday called on African countries to prioritize the integration of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in their development plans because they hold immense economic transformation potential.

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13-May-2019 to 22:14

Rwanda, Morocco reach nuclear energy consensus

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Morocco have reached a significant consensus on bilateral ties in the use of nuclear energy to advance the two countries' economic development, an official source disclosed to APA in Kigali on Monday.

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02-May-2019 to 12:41

Rwanda inaugurates first ever Data Science Campus

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente on Thursday launched the first ever Data Science Campus with the main mission to investigate the use of new data sources including administrative data and big data for public good.

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