Var­sity to ex­pand space tech­nol­ogy

Daily Nation (Kenya) - - NATIONAL NEWS -

The Univer­sity of Nairobi has asked the pub­lic and pri­vate sec­tors to work with it in ex­pand­ing space tech­nol­ogy af­ter suc­cess­fully de­ploy­ing a satel­lite into the or­bit. Vice-chan­cel­lor Prof Peter Mbithi said the achieve­ment marks the be­gin­ning of a tough jour­ney. “As a univer­sity, we ad­vo­cate re­search de­vel­op­ment and we look for­ward to pro­vid­ing solutions for hu­man­ity,” he said. Dr Vi­joo Rat­tansi, the Chan­cel­lor, said the univer­sity has iden­ti­fied a list of col­lab­o­ra­tors to work with to ex­e­cutte the pro­gramme.

– Faith Nya­mai

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