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Africa’s commercial drones take off. Credit: Aero Shutter Ghana

Africa's commercial drones take off

Some of Africa’s first commercial drone startups are generating clients and income.

An illustrator works on a digital drawing board at the Kuluya Games office at Anthony district in Nigeria’s commercial capital of Lagos June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

10 technology trends to watch in Africa in 2015

Because connectivity defines modern prosperity, and because Africa will not be able to build roads fast enough to manage its growth, the continent will be the first to adopt cargo drones at massive scale.