ZICTA partners with Airtel for 2020 ICT Innovation Programme

Wednesday 16 September 2020 | 12:19 CET | News
Sixty young Zambians will showcase their ideas under the annual ICT Innovation Programme run by the Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) in partnership with Airtel Zambia. ZICTA director general Patrick Mutimushi said the 2020 cohort would show ideas for digital financial services, road safety, education, energy, agriculture, climate change, water and sanitation, and health, including responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Categories: IT / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel Zambia / ZICTA
Countries: Zambia
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