The Kenyan-developed app uses satellite data, soil sensors, local weather patterns and machine learning to deliver predictions on where locusts migrate and breed.
Authorities estimate insects have engulfed more than 50,000 hectares of agricultural land in seven states, where people are already suffering from coronavirus pandemic.
Food sources for people and their livestock "at risk," agriculture ministry warns, as locust infestation sweeps Horn of Africa.
Hundreds of millions of the insects have swept over the Horn of Africa threatening to exacerbate food insecurity in a region where up to 25 million people are reeling from droughts and floods, aid agencies say.
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