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Ghana is the latest African country to make use of Zipline drones for medical deliveries.
Drones are a tool to manage the threat of al-Shabaab, but there's no way they'll defeat the group entirely.
Niger turns to drones to protect endangered addax antelopes.
In his recent speech, Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), highlighted how new technologies such as drones, artificial intelligence and blockchain could help improve agriculture in Afrika. Adesina was speaking at the 2018 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting held in Washington, D.C.
Nigeria's Osun State is set to use drones in its bid to address the growing problem of livestock theft and attacks in the region. The announcement was made by Oluremi Omowaiye, Commissioner for Innovation, Science and Technology for Nigeria's State of Osun, during the ICTEL Expo 2018 in Lagos. Added