German Development Minister Announces Launch of IT Program for Africa’s Youth

The initial phase of the SAP and BMZ project will focus on Morocco, Ethiopia, Egypt, Tunisia, and Nigeria.  Rabat – German software company SAP and German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) are launching a program create 450 jobs in the information technology (IT) sector and to increase employment opportunities in ten African countries.  The collaborative project was presented in Berlin on Friday, … Continue reading German Development Minister Announces Launch of IT Program for Africa’s Youth

Online Classrooms Look to Improve Higher Education Across Africa, but Face Skepticism

Everywhere is a classroom for Emily Kamizi, even the buses in Lusaka, Zambia’s congested capital. It can take an hour or more to cross the city, so Ms. Kamizi puts on her headphones, turns up Taylor Swift and concentrates on her M.B.A. studies. Ms. Kamizi, 25, is a student at Unicaf University, an African institution founded in 2012 with programs in fields like business, education … Continue reading Online Classrooms Look to Improve Higher Education Across Africa, but Face Skepticism