May 1

Analysis: AI in Africa Opens up New Battlefront for China, US

The US and China are in a new race to shape the development, use and governance of artificial intelligence in Africa, even as African countries scramble to devise their own AI policies.

The two countries have in recent weeks stepped up efforts to collaborate with African countries on attracting AI investment and formulating policy.

Photo courtesy of Bob Mical.

Source: Semafor (link opens in a new window)

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