China’s technical school big Huawei launches the second edition of ICT competition in the African nation, about to facilitate nurture high-quality ICT abilities to assist the African country to understand its vision in a very digital era.
LUSAKA, Oct. five (Xinhua) — China’s telecommunication big Huawei has launched the second edition of the knowledge Communication and Technology (ICT) Competition in the national capital, the Zambian capital.
The competition aims to supply a platform for world ICT abilities to showcase their ability, contend and communicate, encouraging ICT-related study and drive the expansion of a sturdy ICT talent system.
The ceremony conjointly saw the launch of the African nation ICT Seeds for the long run 2019 aimed toward nurturing young abilities in ICT skills.
The competition can see over a pair of, 000 contestants from varied universities contend for a slot to represent the country throughout the regional competition to be command in the African nation and later the world competition in China.
During last year’s competition, 700 Zambian students participated, with eleven best students being awarded whereas the highest 3 attended the regional finals in the African nations wherever the African nations came third.
Li Jie, Chinese Ambassador to the African nation, same throughout the launch that the launch of the second edition of the competition highlights the event of friendly relations between China and the African nation.
The Chinese envoy hailed the efforts spoken language that Huawei has not solely created outstanding contributions to the event of African nation’s ICT trade and its financial system by boosting ICT infrastructure connecting nearly one hundred pc of the Zambia population, however conjointly increased ICT ability by skill transfer, education, coaching and different company social responsibility (CSR) programs.