Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Meet Our Team

Temidayo Oniosun

Founder and Managing Editor

Temidayo has 6 years experience in the African Space Industry and was listed in Newspace People 2018/2019 Global Ranking of the top 200 movers and shakers in Newspace. A popularizer of space in Africa, he is a TEDx speaker and has been featured on Forbes, ChannelsTV, Guardian, BellaNaija, SATNEWS, ROOM, USAID, etc.

Joseph Ibeh

Senior Analyst

Joseph Ibeh is a Mandela Washington Fellow and Senior Analyst at Space in Africa. His experience spans industry research and market analysis with a focus on African-grown NewSpace companies, commercial space industry and national space programs.

Ruvimbo Samanga

Policy Analyst

Ruvimbo is a law graduate from the University of Pretoria and serves as the National Point of Contact for Zimbabwe at the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC). She coached the Winning Team of the Manfred Lachs Moot Court World Finals Competition 2018 in Bremen, Germany, held during the 68th International Astronautical Congress.

Muhammed Akinyemi


Muhammed is a Journalist and Graduate of Law from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria. He is an Alumnus of the African Presidential Leadership Program, Egypt, an alumnus of Earth Charter's Leadership, Sustainability and Ethics program, and a certified Global Citizenship Educator (GCED) under UNESCO-APCEIU.

David Oni


David is an industry analyst who focuses on the application of data analysis tools and machine learning algorithms to draw insights from vast streams of data and predict future trends in the African Space Industry. His experience involves researching data and generating content for various online resources.