HomeNigeriaNigeria is to send its first civilian to space.

Nigeria is to send its first civilian to space.

Dr. Mathew Adepoju, the Director General of the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), unveiled a groundbreaking initiative in Abuja.

Nigeria has teamed up with the Space Exploration and Research Agency (SERA) via a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to push forward this notable project.

representing a key moment in Nigeria’s 25th year of space exploration.

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Dr. Adepoju stressed that this partnership positions Nigeria among countries actively involved in crewed space missions,

creating fresh prospects for scientific exploration and technological progress.

He also highlighted the potential of this endeavor to spur technological advancement and foster interest in STEM disciplines among Nigerian youth.

At the ceremony, representatives from both agencies expressed optimism about the project’s potential to elevate Nigeria’s status in the global space community and drive innovation in space technologies.

The collaborative effort is set to enhance Nigeria’s capabilities in satellite development, earth observation,

And space exploration, marking a significant milestone in the country’s space program. With a strong emphasis on knowledge sharing and capacity building,

The partnership aims to inspire the next generation of Nigerian scientists and engineers to pursue careers in aerospace and advance the frontiers of space exploration.

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