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Why African Governments need to budget more for Outer Space

The concept of outer space may mean nothing to the common man in the streets of Lagos, Johannesburg, Nairobi and Cairo. Africa's most pressing...

My experience at the SKA Big Data Africa School

I was lucky to be selected to the Square Kilometre Array Big Data Africa School funded by the SKA  and the Development of Africa...

Report on Kenya’s first satellite

Three months ago, Kenya launched its first nanosatellite, thrusting the country to the centre of cutting-edge technology which ushered the country into the hallowed...

Saudi Arabia Offers Opportunities To South African Defence Industry

State-owned Saudi Arabia Military Industries (SAMI) is seeking very close relationships with South African defence companies. "We are ready to invest in the South...

President Cyril Ramaphosa Opens Africa Aerospace and Defence Exhibition Event

The president of South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa at the opening of the Africa Aerospace and Defence Exhibition, gave a speech at the 10th...

Kenya Announces the inauguration of Kenya Space Agency Board

Kenya on Monday marked another major stride in space travel and exploration, a few months after launching its first nano-satellite into space. Kenya Defence Forces...

South Africa and Nigeria supremacy battle on space investment

South Africa and Nigeria have always been in a supremacy battle on who is the number one in Africa. According to the 2018 National Budget...

Save the date: Global Conference on Space for Emerging Countries (GLEC...

The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) and the Centre Royal de Télédétection Spatiale (CRTS), with the support of the Centre National d’Études Spatiales (CNES) are...

Excerpts from NASA’s Scientists visit to Senegal – a journey to...

Dozens of scientists from NASA and France, along with five tons of astronomical equipment descended on Dakar, Senegal in August 2018. They joined 21...