Africa is already solving problems with artificial intelligence – but it needs to be careful

Terms like artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and automation

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The rise of private schooling in sub-Saharan Africa

Despite criticism from the United Nations and other organisations,

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Africa’s green revolution needs to start form the bottom up

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Africa is already solving problems with artificial intelligence – but it needs to be careful

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FDC: Museveni ‘determined to legalise his life presidency’

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Kenya’s electronic voting system isn’t ready for election re-run

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Forces in DR Congo kill 36 Burundi refugees

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FDC: Museveni ‘determined to legalise his life presidency’

One of Uganda’s leading opposition groups says President Yoweri Museveni is “determined to legalise his life presidency” by lifting the age limit on presidential

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Kenya: Treasury has borrowed Sh430 billion in four months

Kenya’s government has borrowed a record Sh430.6 billion (USD 4.19bn) in four months, pushing the East African country’s debt past the Sh4 trillion mark.

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Forces in DR Congo kill 36 Burundi refugees

Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) killed at least 36 Burundi refugees during protests over plans to send them back to Burundi.

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Kenya’s plastic bag ban comes into effect

Kenya’s ban on plastic bags comes into effect this week with offenders facing serious fines or even jail time for breaking the new regulations.

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