South Africa gets solar-powered ‘digital villages’

Gaborone – Poor-resourced rural communities in SouthAfrica could benefit from an initiative using solar power and Internet to provide health and education services, a meeting heard. The initiative launched by Samsung Electronics South Africa at African Innovation summit held in Gaborone, Botswana, last month (15-17 October) comprises telemedicine centre, health centre, Internet school, generator and lanterns — all powered by […]