The African Olympiad in Informatics is a competition on the level of Africa and especially the Nile Basin countries.
Advantages of the competition are many: disseminating informatics awareness among the youth of Africa and qualifying them to enter the informatics age, as well as the development and acquisition of skills in informatics field and its applications.
The African Olympiad in Informatics also encourages young people in various stages of education to participate in domestic and international competitions, thus preparing creative calibers with the ability to think systematically, innovate and develop.
This is in addition to strengthening the bonds of friendship between young participants from Africa and experts of computer and information technology with the rest of Africa.
§ Preparation for the African Olympiad in Informatics 2014-2015