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Microsoft announces launch of a new research institute in Africa

Microsoft has announced that it is expanding its commitment to research in Africa and, to help drive that comm...
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WHO & Africa CDC collaborate to push for COVID-19 traditional medicine research in Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) are ...
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NIH in $58M initiative to advance data science and health research in Africa

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced plans to provide $58 ...
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Pan African University Scholarships open for 2020/2021 academic year

The Pan African University (PAU) has announced its 2020-21 fully funded masters ...
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South African researcher becomes third African to win Sigma Nursing award

A senior lecturer of the University of the Free State (UFS), South Africa, Dr Ch...
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African Development Bank funds COVID-19 research projects in Angola

African Development Bank Group has committed to pay $1.04 million in support of ...
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New peer reviewed journal to debunk bad COVID-19 research

To understand and prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers are w...
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KEMRI Scientist Dr. Sam Kinyanjui appointed Oxford professor

Dr. Samson Kinyanjui, the Head of Training at the Kenya Medical Research Institu...
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African Academy Of Sciences collaborates with Johnson and Johnson on research development

In an effort to ramp up Africa’s research and development skills among the...
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British Council hosts the 2020 Going Global Conference virtually due to COVID-19

The British Council announced in May the cancellation of this year's Going G...
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AAS Launches a platform to connect innovators and industry partners

The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) through its Grand Challenges Africa Progra...
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Professor Kiama installed as Vice-Chancellor of The University of Nairobi

Professor Stephen Gitahi Kiama has finally been installed as the Vice-Chancellor...
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South African scientist wins 2020 Christophe Merieux Prize

South African researcher, Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim, has been awarded th...
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Two days to WAITRO's water innovation challenge deadline

The WAITRO Innovation Award application deadline is coming in the next 2 days -&...
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