Kenya launches into space.

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Kenya has joined the list of African nations--including Angola and South Africa --that are developing their space program mes after launching a home-designed satellite.

The cube satellite will be used in various sectors including weather forecasting, food security mapping, livestock and wildlife monitoring, and disaster management.

The nanosatellite, designed by Kenyan scientists at the University of Nairobi, was developed as part of a joint programme between the UN and the Japanese space agency to...

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