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    14-Jan-2019 to 12:51

    S/Africa earns recognition for space science role

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has been recognised as a leading player in the space science sector, with the South African National Space Agency (SANSA) being selected by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) as a “designated regional provider of space weather information to the entire aviation sector using African airspace”.

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    14-Jan-2019 to 08:43

    ICAO designates South Africa regional provider of space weather data

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) has been designated by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) as the regional provider of space weather information to the entire aviation sector using African airspace.

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    28-Dec-2018 to 07:31

    S/Africa launches most advanced nano-satellite into space

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has successfully launched into space the continent’s most advanced nano-satellite to date known as the ZACube-2, Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has said.

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    24-Nov-2018 to 13:29

    Korea invests $9M to support science, technology skills across Africa

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) on Saturday in Nairobi signed an initial US$ 3.8 million grant agreement with the World Bank, to support science, technology skills across Africa.

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    30-Oct-2018 to 16:57

    Sierra Leone gets Science & Technology Directorate

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has unveiled the country’s first Directorate of Science and Technology (DST).

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    16-Oct-2018 to 11:07

    African health researchers in partnership to achieve SDGs

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS), German government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Tuesday announced a transformative partnership to support African investigators to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for health.

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    24-Jul-2018 to 23:09

    G5-Sahel urged to control nuclear materials

    APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), on Tuesday called on G5-Sahel countries and Senegal to adopt specific mechanisms to better control the use of nuclear and radioactive materials.

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