News & Events


Defence PS Mr. Patrick Mariru visits Luigi Broglio-Malindi Space Centre

Defence Principal Secretary Mr. Patrick Mariru, on 5 June 2023, visited  Luigi Broglio-Malindi Space Centre


Conclusion of the Space Law Technical Advisory Mission

The 3- Day Kenya Technical Advisory Mission on Space Law was concluded on 20th April 2023 at the United Nations Headquarters, Nairobi. The advisory mission, tailor-made for the Government of Kenya, was jointly organised by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the Kenya Space Agency.


Taifa-1 Satellite Successful Launch

Falcon-9 rocket lifted off at 09:48 a.m. from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California with 51 satellites onboard, including Kenya’s Taifa-1 satellite. Taifa-1 satellite was successfully deployed in orbit at 10:52a.m. Kenyan time.


Breakfast Meeting with Editors

The Kenya Space Agency (KSA) is charged with the responsibility of nurturing the growth of Kenya’s space sector, and creating awareness of opportunities that come with exploitation and exploration of space.


Education and Outreach at State House Primary School

KSA’s Education and Outreach department today, 24 February 2023 conducted a space education outreach at State House Primary School, Nairobi.


Courtesy Visit by Adanian Labs

The Acting Director General, KSA Brig. Hillary Kipkosgey today hosted a team from Adanian Labs led by Bendon Murgor, the Group Chief Technology Officer of Adanian Labs at the KSA Headquarters at Pitman House, Nairobi.


Hackathon by Kenya STEM learning Ecosystems

Kenya Space Agency participated in a hack-a-thon activity organized by the Kenya National STEM learning ecosystem for high school students on 16 December 2022.


US -Africa Leaders Summit 2022

On Wednesday 14 December 2022, at the Kenya Embassy in Washington DC, the Prime Cabinet Secretary, Hon Musalia Mudavadi, met and held discussions with the Founder and CEO of Orion Applied Science & Technology, Mr. Alvin Alexander.


2022 Africa Earth Observation Challenge Final Pitching Event at KIW

The Africa Earth Observation (EO) Challenge is a program which comprises of an open innovation challenge, a pitching den and incubation support for founders which seeks to address key blockers to building viable space technology start-ups across the continent.


KSA Participates at Kenya Innovation Week

Kenya Space Agency (KSA) today, 7 December 2022 participated in the second day of the Kenya Innovation Week exhibition and conference organized by the Kenya National Innovation Agency (Kenia) at the Sarit Expo Centre, Nairobi.