The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) has announced its third Class of NEF Fellows, 25 strong scientists, all under 42 years, whose research and innovations are contributing to solve Africa’s and the world’s most pressing challenges. “I am excited to announce the 3rd class of NEF Fellows for two reasons. The first is that we are …

Ivory Coast: MTN launches the First ChatBot to perform mobile money transactions via WhatsApp This innovation called “Eva de MoMo” is a Chatbot based on artificial intelligence technology. Eva thus plays the role of a virtual assistant, and is able to interact with mobile money subscribers on WhatsApp channels. Different functionalities are also fulfilled by …