Africa Prize selects 2021 shortlist of entrepreneurial innovators shaping the continent

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This year’s Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation shortlists includes the creators of a low-cost ventilator powered by water instead of electricity, a digital financial services solution that audits users based on their online social profiles, and sustainable packaging developed from banana stems to help battle plastic pollution and deforestation. The Africa Prize, run every year…