One of the 2 teams from Ghana that went to the World Robofest Championship in The US, has scooped the first position in the competition that had 52 participating teams from various countries including Korea, the US, Mexico, Egypt just to name a few.
The all girl’s team from Ghana managed to build a robot that could arrange boxes in two parts and completed other tasks successfully. Ghana had sent 2 teams a team of 9 girls and another team of 5 boys who also came 6th out of 52 participants.
The Robofest Championship according to Face2FaceAfrica was established to:
.. to offer students the opportunity to master principles of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) as well as Computer Science (CS), communication, critical thinking, teamwork, and problem solving skills while designing, constructing, and programming robots