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Ethiopian Team won first place at Africa Technology Competition

Ethiopian Team won first place at Africa Technology Competition

The Ethiopian team won first place in the Huawei Tech4Good  regional competition held in Morocco The Huawei Seeds for the Future 2024 Training Program was held in Morocco (Essaouira) from July 3rd to July 9, 2024. This training involved 17 African countries (East, North, West, and Central Africa). Ten Ethiopian students from eight universities were given the opportunity to participate in the training. The students have been trained in cutting-edge technology before competing in the Tech4Good global project. Students were divided into 28 groups and developed projects for competition; Team Ethiopia, which included five students, won first place, followed by…
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Ten Ethiopian selected for Seeds for the Future 2024 Program

Ten Ethiopian selected for Seeds for the Future 2024 Program

Huawei hosted a farewell event for the Ethiopian students who will be attending the Huawei Seeds for the Future 2024 training program. The program will be held in Morocco from July 1st to 10th, 2024, and ten students from Ethiopia’s eight public universities will attend. During the occasion, Solomon Soka, state minister to the Ministry of Labor and Skills, mentioned that such information and communication technology training helps young generations develop their skills and knowledge in the field, enhancing their career prospects and opening up new job opportunities. He also acknowledged Huawei for providing such skill-boosting training annually. Huawei East…
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Digital Africa Summit kicked off in Morocco

Digital Africa Summit kicked off in Morocco

The Huawei Digital Africa Summit was held in Marrakech, Morocco under the theme “Accelerate Intelligence for New Africa”. The event saw the participation of over 300 customers, experts, scholars, and analysts from more than 10 African countries and regions. They convened to discuss the current state and future trends of intelligence in Africa, to accelerate the continent's digital transformation. Huawei has been collaborating closely with African customers and partners for over two decades. In the Northern Africa region (North, West and Central Africa), together with carriers, Huawei has connected 380 million people across the continent via mobile communications networks and…
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Huawie Inks to build EV charging stations in Rural Ethiopia

Huawie Inks to build EV charging stations in Rural Ethiopia

Green Energy Summit 2024 kicked off in Addis Ababa Huawei Ethiopia had its Green Energy Summit 2024 last Friday under the theme "Together for the Greener Ethiopia" in Addis Ababa. At the event, new green energy technology services were also launched. Furthermore, the company signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ethiopian Electric Utility (EEU) to carry out a strategic partnership on digital transformation, corporate culture, green energy, and management collaboration. In his opening remarks, Mr. Liu Jifan, CEO of Huawei Ethiopia, stated that "in the last few years, many African countries, including Ethiopia, have taken amazing initiatives towards environmental…
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Huawei and AAU job fair commences in Addis Ababa

Huawei and AAU job fair commences in Addis Ababa

Huawei Ethiopia, in partnership with Addis Ababa University (AAU), hosted its annual hand-shaking forum and talent show today at the Addis Ababa Institute of Technology (AAiT), with the goal of increasing internship and recruitment prospects for graduate students. The agreement, which intends to increase collaboration between the two institutions in talent and skill cultivation, is also signed. It will also enable students to intern at Huawei and gain more practical ICT experience. In his opening remarks, Mr. Liu Jifan, CEO of Huawei Ethiopia, said that “we gather here to celebrate the convergence of academia and industry, where the brightest minds…
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Digital Ethiopia 2024 Summit kicks off in Addis Ababa

Digital Ethiopia 2024 Summit kicks off in Addis Ababa

A summit entitled "Accelerate Digital for Education" is being hosted in Addis AbabaHuawei’s annual Ethiopia Digital Week 2024-Huawei Education Summit is underway in Addis Ababa, with the participation of several stakeholders. Huawei Digital Africa Tour 2024 is a series of events newly launched to serve as a technology and innovation communication platform for ICT practitioners and industry insiders. Dr. Samuel Kifle, Addis Ababa University president, in his opening remarks said that “digital transformation is an important direction of education transformation worldwide. Following the initiative "Digital Ethiopia 2025," the Digital Strategy Country Action Plan (DSCAP) is being taken to use IT…
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Ethiopian Team Secures Third Place in Africa ICT Competition

Ethiopian Team Secures Third Place in Africa ICT Competition

The Ethiopian team won third place in the Africa final of the ICT competition in Tunisia. The Huawei ICT competition global final was held from March 5 to 8, 2024, in Tunisia, amongst 90 students from nine countries, namely Ethiopia, Mali, Cameroon, Senegal, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, and Morocco. An Ethiopian team with three students in a computing truck won third place, following Morocco and Tunisia. The company awarded the students Huawei's latest mobile, while the rest of the six students were awarded Huawei tablets for their participation. The company also acknowledged the instructors for supporting their students. Those three…
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Ethiopia Represented by Nine university Students at Africa ICT Competition

Ethiopia Represented by Nine university Students at Africa ICT Competition

Nine university students are representing Ethiopia at the 8th Huawei ICT Competition regional final in Tunisia. Huawei in collaboration with Ethiopian ministry of education launched Huawei ICT completion 2023-2024 in Ethiopia last year. Following the completion of the national ICT contest, nine Ethiopian university students have the opportunity to represent their country at the 8th Huawei ICT Competition 2023-2024 Regional Final in Tunisia. Ethiopian university students who won the national final Huawei ICT competition in Addis Ababa are representing Ethiopia in the regional competition, which is now taking place in Tunisia. Students will compete amongst 90 students from 9 Counties,…
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Mobile World Congress 2024 Kicks off in Spain, Barcelona

Mobile World Congress 2024 Kicks off in Spain, Barcelona

Huawei and Operators jointly established the "Northern Africa Digital Intelligence Transformation Pioneer Club" Northern Africa OTF (Operations Transformation Forum) 2024 was successfully held by Huawei during Mobile World Congress 2024 in Barcelona, encircling the theme of " Embracing the New Era of Digital Intelligence Transformation ". More than 100 executives from delegates of government, operator, industrial organization and analysts in the region had in-depth exchanges on the concepts, models, and practical experience of carriers' digital intelligence transformation. At the Forum, Huawei and African operators jointly established the "Northern Africa Digital Intelligence Transformation Pioneer Club", which marks the opening of a…
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Ethio Telecom-Huawei broadband development summit kicks off in Addis Ababa

Ethio Telecom-Huawei broadband development summit kicks off in Addis Ababa

Huawei Ethiopia, in collaboration with Ethio Telecom and the Ministry of Urban and Infrastructure, had a summit that focused on broadband development, Fiber to the Home. In the opening remarks, Mr. Fenta Dejen, state minister to the Ministry of Urban and Infrastructure, said, “We perceive a global transformation driven by new technologies such as artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things, among many others, that offer new models of production, communication, and lifestyle. Thus, Ethiopia as a nation is highly interested in digitizing its economic, social, political, and environmental activities through the introduction of new technologies and innovations. This is…
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