- Fundi Bots is teaching Ugandan school children to build robots
- Solomon King Benge founded Fundi Bots in 2011 to help students develop creative problem-solving skills
- Fundi Bots has a presence in 15 schools across Uganda and plans to expand to other African countries
- North America companies spent over $335 million on robots in first quarter of 2014
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(CNN)Building and programing a robot from scratch may sound like an impossible task to most primary school students, but one man is changing that mind-set for a generation of Ugandans.
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