Innovation in South Africa: Trailblazing researchers

Signature Africa Network’s Naledi Moleo  attends  UNISA’s Research and Innovation Awards where distinguished researchers from all fields and discipline were being recognized  for  the ground breaking research they are involved in. Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, who has published over 80  research papers which have been cited 1174 times, spoke to Naledi about some of the evening’s  award recipients Dr Lindiwe Zungu and Dr David Hedding. Professor Phakeng is a B2 NRF rated scientist, who has delivered keynote addresses at international conferences  as a visiting professor in amongst other countries Senegal, UK, Canada, Switzerland, Korea and India.