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Ghanaian All-Girls Robotic Team Winner of the World Robofest Championship


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The girls of Team Acrobot.

An all-girls robotics team from Ghana won the 20th World Robofest Championship.

Credit: Tech In Africa

Team Acrobot, an all-girls robotics team from Ghana, won the 20th edition of the World Robofest Championship, held May 16-18, at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, MI.

The competition included teams from the U.S., South Korea, Egypt, and Mexico, among others.

As part of the competition, each team had to develop a robot to complete challenges in 10 categories.

Robofest started in 1999, and since then has held competitions in which more than 25,000 students from around the world have participated.


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