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Chinese Luban Workshop Facility Launched In Kenya

On Saturday 14 December, China launched its second African Luban workshop facility in eastern Kenya. The workshop facility hosted by Machakos University, Kenya will focus...

Ethiopia’s ETRSS-1 Satellite Launch Scheduled For Tomorrow Scrubbed For 20 December

A Chinese Long March 4B rocket (CZ-4B) launch scheduled to ferry Ethiopia's first remote sensing satellite ETRSS-1 into orbit tomorrow, on 17 December, has been postponed for...

Alcomsat-1 Communications Satellite Clocks Two Years In Orbit

Algeria's first communications satellite, AlComSat-1, clocks two years in orbit since its launch on 11 December 2017, from Xichang Satellite Launch Center (XSLC), aboard...

Egypt’s Minister of Investment, Chinese Ambassador Sign USD 42 Million Grant...

Egypt’s Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, Sahr Nasr, on Saturday inked a USD 42 million grant with the Ambassador of China to Egypt,...

Ethiopia To Launch First Satellite On 20 December

Ethiopia's first-ever satellite, ET-RSS1, is going to space on 17th Dec 2019 20 December at 03:21 GMT, according to the Ethiopian Space Science Technology...

Talks On Satellite Procurement Still On – NigComSat

Honourable Samson Osagie, Executive Director, Business Development of the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NigComSat) has refuted reports claiming the agency has suspended it loan...

StarTimes Completes Its Digital TV Project for 1,000 Nigerian Villages

The federal government of Nigeria, on Tuesdays, presented Chinese-owned pay-TV company, StarTimes, with a certificate of satisfaction at an event marking the completion of...

Chinese Ambassador, Egypt’s Minister of Education Inspect Egypt’s Satellite AIT Centre

Egypt's Minister of Higher Education, Khaled Abdel Ghafar, on Sunday, inspected the site of the country's satellite assembly, integration and test (AIT) centre alongside...

China Plans To Double Down On Capital Investments In Egypt

The Chinese Ambassador to Egypt, Liao Li Chang, said on Saturday that China plans to increase its investments in Egypt from USD 7 billion...

Egypt Commences Implementation Phase Of China-funded MisrSat II Satellite And AIT...

Egyptian Space Agency, alongside their Chinese counterpart yesterday announced the start of the implementation of the second phase of the China-funded "MisrSat II" satellite...

Delegation Of China Great Wall Industry Corporation Visits Angola Space Agency

A delegation from China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC) yesterday visited the premises of the Department of Space Sciences and Applied Research (DCEPA) of...

China-Namibia Relationship On Space Is One Of The Best In Africa...

The Chinese Ambassador to Namibia, Zhang Yiming, has described the diplomatic relations between his country and Namibia as one the best in the African...

China Set To Build Regional Data Centre To Crunch Data From...

In preparation for the construction of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is expected to commence in 2020, China is set to build a...

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...