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South Africa and Egypt push their way into orbit

South Africa and Egypt push their way into orbit

CONRAD ONYANGO, BIRD STORY AGENCY AS Africa’s space ambitions grow, South Africa and Egypt are primed to join the club of space-faring nations thanks to increased investments in exploration projects. The two African countries have been listed among emerging global space-faring powers competing to challenge the status quo of the world’s space sector. “New space-faring powers will emerge as more economies begin to see opportunities to expand both geopolitical and commercial influence in this arena,” according to a new report by World Economic Forum. The ‘Global Risks Report 2022,’ lists Egypt and South Africa alongside Middle East's Iran, Turkey, Saudi…
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