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Infographics: Who Has Inked The Most Satellite Launch Contracts From Africa?

Africa's space sector is growing swiftly, but the launch segment is still non-existent. Since 1998, all the satellites launched for Africa were launched from...

Submit Science Experiments For China’s Space Station

Recently, the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) announced the winners of their joint initiative...

South Africa, China Sign Agreement to Partner on Square Kilometre Array

South Africa's International Relations, Minister Naledi Pandor, on Monday, June 24 signed a partnership agreement with Beijing on the sidelines of the ongoing China-Africa...

Annexing Africa’s Space Sector, Who Has Signed The Most Deals On...

National governments, universities and the private sector in Africa spent over USD 3 billion towards the launch of 33 satellites from 1998 to April...

China hands over satellite television aid project to Rwanda

On 24 May, 2019, the Chinese embassy in Rwanda handed over a China-funded satellite television project to the Rwandan government in a ceremony in...

NIGCOMSAT inaugurates NextTv, a new satellite Direct-to-Home platform

The Nigerian Communication Satellite Ltd (NIGCOMSAT) yesterday inaugurated NextTv, a new satellite Direct-to-Home platform. The platform is a joint venture partnership between Nigus International, a...

Ethiopian Prime Minister visits CAST to inspect Ethiopia’s first satellite ETRSS-1

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed visited the China Academy of Space Technology (CAST) to inspect the ETRSS-1 earth observation satellite, according to the Office...

2nd China-South Africa Workshop on the Big Data Challenge in Astronomy

The 2nd China-South Africa Workshop on the Big Data Challenge in Astronomy will be held between 16-22, June 2019 in Shanghai, China, hosted by...

1,000 villages in Nigeria open to the world via Satellite TV

Following the launch of the satellite TV project, yesterday, in Kpaduma Village, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) of Nigeria, about 1,000...

Egypt, China partners on $45m grant for EgyptSat-2

Egypt and China signed Monday a grant worth $45 million for the EgyptSat-2 project for remote sensing applications. The grant was signed by Egyptian Minister...

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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