African countries should prioritise these space technologies

If the purpose of Africa’s involvement in space is to address its numerous challenges and use space-derived products and services for its economic development, the continent needs to prioritise certain space technologies.

space technologies for Africa

The late leadership consultant and Bahamian minister Myles Munroe made the statement which has now become a truism. He said, “Where purpose is not known, abuse is inevitable”. And answering why usually reveals the purpose of a thing. Hence, it was imperative for the African Space Strategy and Policy to state why Africa needs to…

This article is available to premium readers only. Become a premium member of Space in Africa to read the full article.

Log In Sign Up