African governments challenged to catch up with technological advancements

African governments have been challenged to go beyond mere rhetoric and show real commitment towards the advancement of science and technology.

South Africa’s Minister of Science and Technology, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said that a shift in the mindset of all will go a long way to help the continent catch up with the ever-increasing levels of technological advancements.“Part of the work that is going to help us grow the economy, is the work around innovation and for us to have innovation on the continent, we are saying the Next Einstein is going to come from Africa,” she added during the presidential panel at the Next Einstein Forum 2018 in Kigali, Rwanda. Read more