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Cameroon Plans To Launch A National Space Programme

The African space race is expanding, and from the look of things, Cameroon-Nigeria’s eastbound neighbour- is making concrete plans to join the fray by...

Ethiopia’s First Satellite Will Now Be Launched In December, 2019

The Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute (ESSTI) has disclosed that it would be launching its first Earth Observation satellite in the last quarter...

Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute Director General Sheds Light On...

On Friday August 16, 2019 the Director General of the Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute (ESSTI), Dr. Solomon Belay Tessema, granted an exclusive...

Top African Economic Official Emphasizes On Relevance Of Geospatial Technology

Oliver Chinganya, Director of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)’s African Centre for Statistics, has said that the ECA regards geospatial technology as a...

Registration For The 8th African Space Leadership Congress (ASLC) Is Now...

The African Space Leadership Congress (ASLC) is an African high-level annual meeting which involves politicians, space leaders and advocates; space researchers, academia; youth, space...

The Functionality Of IGAD In Furthering The Growth Of Space Technology...

The Third African Space Stakeholders Dialogue, which held at Dakar in Senegal between June 12 and June 14 2019, provided an opportunity to elaborate...

Busy Second Half Of 2019 Awaits African Space Enthusiasts

Half of the year 2019 is gone, and if space enthusiasts within (and beyond) the African continent felt that January to June was a...

“Will Africa Ever Land On The Moon?” – Leaders In The...

The 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s moon landing in 1969 is being marked by space enthusiasts around the world, and in the spirit of...

Ahmed Farid, Egyptian Scientist-Astronaut Candidate, Shares Insights On His Career Journey

Africa is blessed with lots of resources, and human resources are abundantly available on these shores. The continent has the youngest population in the...

South Africa-Led International Consortium Completes Planning Work For SKA Telescope

The international engineering consortium tasked with planning the Assembly, Integration and Verification (AIV) of the SKA Radio Telescope has formally completed its work, taking...

Towards Realizing the Continental Free Trade Agreement in the African Space...

What would a continental African economy look like if the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) comes into force? In particular, imagine the outlook...

Africa and space technology; the 21st century vista

Although the African continent represents about 20% of the Earth’s land mass and some of its richest endowment of minerals, it accounts for just...

Ghana shows readiness to host African Space Agency

Ghana’s Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong Boateng has announced that the West African nation is ready to host the...

Directory of all space-related institutions in Africa

We are glad to announce the launch of a comprehensive visual directory of all space institutions and industry actors in the African space sector....

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