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Royal Society Africa Prize and Rising Star Africa Prize

Royal Society Africa Prize and Rising Star Africa Prize

Nominations now open The call for nominations is now open. Please refer to the Medals and Awards guidance notes (PDF) to check nominee eligibility. Nominations close on Monday 15 February 2021 at 3pm GMT. Nominate now The…
Application season for the Master in Mathematical Sciences opened at AIMS

Application season for the Master in Mathematical Sciences opened at AIMS

Applications are now open!! The AIMS Structured Master’s Program runs over three semesters. The requisite skills phase of the AIMS course builds a standard core set of problem-solving skills: estimation, computation, approximation, modelling, data analysis…
SEED SAVING THE WAY TO GO?

SEED SAVING THE WAY TO GO?

Over the years, many wild plants have been domesticated through the activities of man to ensure its survival. Maize, a staple food crop used in most Ghanaian homes for the preparation of local delicacies such…
Top careers of the future in STEM

Top careers of the future in STEM

We live in a world surrounded by Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).  To succeed in this digital age, you might want to consider having some basic knowledge of science and technology to have a…
COVID-19: Vaccine challenges for Africa

COVID-19: Vaccine challenges for Africa

This week Pfizer and BioNTech announced preliminary analysis which indicated their coronavirus vaccine can prevent more than 90% of people from getting COVID-19. In their communique, they descried this breakthrough as a “great day for…