How Africa's first education tablet computer was created: Thierry N'Doufou, CEO, Qelasy (Video)

Ivory Coast is introducing the first tablet computer made specifically for schools.
Thierry N’Doufou’s three eldest children tumble out of the car; the little one trips over her school bag as she tries to work out what to do with her break-time snack.

“We continue to go to school here as we went to school 100 years ago,” says the 36-year-old entrepreneur.

“The same heavy backpack, the same blackboard with the same chalk.”

And that heavy backpack is what Mr N’Doufou is hoping to lighten by introducing a bespoke tablet computer made specifically for schools in Ivory Coast.

Read more: BBC News – How Africa’s first education tablet computer was created.

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