The Government is keen on nurturing a culture of innovation to accelerate economic growth in the country.
Speaking on Tuesday, December 6, President William Ruto noted that innovation has the power to catalyse productivity, generate gainful employment, and create wealth for Kenyans.
"Through innovation, we can re-imagine and re-engineer our economy," the Head of State said.
Ruto made the remarks at the Sarit Centre in Nairobi County on Tuesday where he opened the 2022 Kenya Innovation Week Expo.
The President mentioned that the Government would partner with stakeholders to create platforms that will foster innovations, promote start-ups, strengthen research and propel the uptake of emerging technologies.
"We will keep supporting the production of requisite skills for developing demand-driven innovations that are globally competitive," he said.