Ghana hosts 6th Innovation Prize for Africa Awards

The President Nana Akufo-Addo has joined the Africa Innovation Foundation for the 2017 Innovation Prize for Africa Awards event in Accra. Mr. Aly El-Shafei from Egypt won the grand Prize for 2017. He gets one hundred thousand dollars to expand his Innovative idea. President Akufo-Addo said his government is prioritising science, Technology and Innovation to anchor the industrialization agenda of the administration and revealed that a bill will soon be presented in parliament to that effect.