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A Space Science Project in Africa is Opening up New Horizons

Eight countries across Sub-Saharan Africa are taking part in the world’s largest-ever radio astronomy initiative. “I’m looking at data that no-one else has studied yet,...

Why Kenya Should Not Abandon the Longonot Satellite Station

Reports of vandalism of metal parts at the defunct Longonot Earth Station was a low point for the Kenyan space community. ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe...

UKSA Provides Funding for Ghana Forest Management Project Using EO

The UK Space Agency through Ecometrica Limited is funding an Earth Observation project in Ghana, West Africa, to monitor its forest resources. This project...

How Ghana-based Grow for Me Is Using Satellite Imageries To Scale...

Grow for Me (GFM), a Ghana-based startup that enables micro-investors to fund smallholder farmers for a percentage of proceeds, is leveraging satellite imageries to...

20 African Projects Selected for IAU COVID-19 Astronomy Grants

In May 2020, the IAU Office of Astronomy for Development issued an Extraordinary Call for Proposals that could use astronomy in any form to help...

Ghana Grants Tax Waiver for Purchasing Earthquake and Weather Monitoring Equipment

Ghana’s legislative parliament has approved a ¢1.6 million (USD277,410) tax waiver to acquire devices for monitoring earthquakes and weather in the West African country....

Group Receives Grants To Tackle Cocoa Disease In West Africa Using...

The Uk's Department for International Development (DFID) and the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) have awarded a three-year grant to a group comprising of  Certis Europe BV, Rail Vision Ltd., Rothamsted...

Egyptian Space Agency CEO Briefs Parliamentary Delegation On African Development Satellite

The CEO of the Egyptian Space Agency on Wednesday briefed a delegation of MPs from the parliament's Education and Scientific Research Committee at the...

2019 Might Be The Best Year So Far For The African...

As the year winds up, it is exciting to recap Africa's journey in space in 2019 which is the best year so far in...

An African Satellite Constellation Project To Be Launched This Week At...

Ghana’s All Nations University will on 25 – 26 November 2019 host industry experts, academics and policymakers from Ghana and invited guests from outside...

Space Science and Satellite Technology Applications Conference To Begin On 25...

  Ghana’s All Nations University will on 25 – 26 November 2019 host industry experts, academics and policymakers from Ghana and invited guests from outside...

Countdown to Africa Geospatial Data and Internet Conference 2019.

The countdown to the Africa Geospatial Data & Internet Conference 2019 (AGDIC), holding on October 22-24, Accra, Ghana has begun. The conference themed: "Shaping...

Ghana’s All Nations University Calls For Abstract For SSSTA Conference 2019

Ghana's All Nations University invites the public to submit abstract for the 8th Annual Space Science and Satellite Technology Applications (SSSTA) Conference slated for...

Ghana’s Government Invests In Digital Seismic Network

Ghana government has invested GH¢ 2.8 million (USD 511,536) to address the challenges with Ghana Digital Seismic Network, Modern Ghana reports. The country's Lands and...

AfriCultuReS Schedules User Workshops Across Eight African Countries Between September And...

Enhancing Food Security in African AgriCultural Systems with the support of Remote Sensing (AfriCultuReS) is a European H2020 project with a budget of about...

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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