Prof. Steven Runo will be awarded the Royal Society Africa Prize 2020

Prof. Steven Runo will be awarded the Royal Society Africa Prize...

Prof. Steven Runo will be awarded the Royal Society Africa Prize 2020 for elucidating pathways for long distance RNA trafficking between parasitic plants and...
Josephine Uwase Ndeze of DR Congo won the Miss Geek Africa Innovator 2019

Josephine Uwase Ndeze of DR Congo won the Miss Geek Africa...

Josephine Uwase Ndeze, who hails from the Democratic Republic of Congo, is the winner of Miss Geek Africa 2019, a competition that brings together...
Doreen Anene and Jean Fan won the 2019 Nature Research awards for inspiring and innovating science

Doreen Anene and Jean Fan won the 2019 Nature Research awards...

Nature Research and The Estée Lauder Companies honour two initiatives to encourage girls and young women in the United States, Ghana, Nigeria and Pakistan....
Zinhle Mncube won the 2019 South African Women in Science Awards (SAWiSA)

Zinhle Mncube won the 2019 South African Women in Science Awards...

Congratulations to Zinhle Mncube, a lecturer in the Department of Philosophy, who won the DST-Albertina Sisulu Doctoral fellowship in the Humanities and Social Sciences...
Nigerian Lesley Nneka Arimah wins 2019 Caine Prize for African Writing

Nigerian Lesley Nneka Arimah wins 2019 Caine Prize for African Writing

Nigerian writer Lesley Nneka Arimah has won the 2019 Caine Prize for African Writing, described as Africa’s leading literary award, for her short story...
Alain Aina won the 2019 Internet Society's Jonathan B. Postel Service Award

Alain Aina won the 2019 Internet Society’s Jonathan B. Postel Service...

Alain Aina has been a key player in the Internet in Africa. While the winner of this year’s Jonathan B. Postel Award has had...