A lack of investment in science is holding Africa back as it leads African researchers to leave the continent, Thierry Zomahoun, chairperson and founder of the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) says. He adds that Africa loses $4 billion a year by outsourcing such jobs, Reuters reports.

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