'Innovation Hubs Almost Complete' - Zimbabwe

By Rejoy Masengedzero

Construction of innovation hubs in six tertiary institutions throughout the country is nearing completion, Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister, Professor Amon Murwira said. In an interview in Harare yesterday, Professor Murwira said innovation hubs are meant to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and industrial skills.

"We are humbled to announce that Government has finished phase one of the physical construction of innovation hubs in six tertiary institutions in Zimbabwe which are meant to equip students with knowledge and industrial skill," he said.

"We have an industrial skill deficit of 57 percent where our skills and literacy rate are 38 percent and 90 percent respectively," he said.

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