The 17th International Conference, under the theme “African Higher education in the realm of sustainable development”, on private higher education in Africa held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, at Bole international Airport Aviation Academy from July 25-26, 2019. During the opening, the guest of honor, professor Hirut Woldemariam, minister, Ministry Of Science And Higher Education, gave a remark and said that higher education institutions shall strive for quality of education that makes a difference for African development.
Professor Afework Kassu, State minister, Ministry of Science and Higher Education was one of the dignitary panelists at the conference. As the organizers and participants revealed, the conference was successful where fruitful ideas were entertained.
The conference was organized by Kidestemariam University, one of private higher institutions in Ethiopia.