Ghana hosts Google’s first African AI centre

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Google has announced it is to open its first African artificial intelligence research centre in Ghana later this year, BBC reports.

Google boss Sundar Pichai said the multi-national was “really looking forward” to opening the centre. “(We’re) excited that we’ll be opening a new GoogleAI center in Accra, Ghana, later this year,” Mr. Pichai twitted.

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“(We’re) really looking forward to our research teams solving challenges with AI for Africa and beyond,” he said.

A company statement added that Google was “committed to collaborating with local universities and research centers, as well as working with policy makers on the potential uses of AI in Africa.”.

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The Accra office will join similar AI research centres in places like Paris, Tel Aviv, and, of course, San Francisco.

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