ATU Africa Innovation Challenge 2023

3rd Edition of ATU's Africa Innovation Challenge Recognizes Champions of Digital Inclusion in Continent-wide Competition

Nigeria’s Veritas University, Kenya’s Zetech University and Sierra Leone’s BlueCrest College have topped the third edition of the African Telecommunications Union (ATU)-led, ATU Africa Innovation Challenge. A partnership of ATU, Intel, Huawei, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and the GSMA, the competition sort to recognize ground-breaking solutions that address the digital divide and promote equitable access to telecommunications/ICTs services across Africa.

Veritas University’s ‘Engineering Lab,” won the competition with its innovative initiative focusing on providing hands-on learning experiences for young innovators. The practice is structured to inspire young tech enthusiasts to develop software-driven solutions that tackle community challenges and promote sustainability.
Utilizing a blend of emerging technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), the Veritas Engineering Lab has catalyzed numerous innovations. One notable outcome is the development of Smart Irrigation Systems (SIS), aimed at enhancing agricultural productivity and mitigating food shortages. Veritas won the USD 20,000 top prize.

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