Africa innovation week to be held in Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, January 16, 2019 (FBC) –The Ministry of Innovation and Technology of Ethiopia is to organize Africa innovation week in October 2019.
The five-day event to be organized in partnership with Innovation Business Acceleration (IBA) mainly aims to promote technological products.
Dr.-Ing. Getahun Mekuria, Minister of Innovation and Technology, said the event is helpful for the ministry’s innovative activities.
Former Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn, for his part underscored the need to focus on technological innovation to address the current pressing unemployment rate.