News & Events

23Sep2021

A COURTESY CALL BY DR. SHOHEI AOKI TO THE Ag. DG KSA

Kenya Space Agency Acting Director General Col Hillary Kipkosgey hosted Dr Shohei Aoki, JICA Expert Africa –ai- Japan Project based at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology who are developing a launch rocket.

20Sep2021

3D Printed Automatic Weather Stations repairs

KSA Technical team over the past week undertook the maintenance of 3D Printed Automatic Weather Stations (3D PAWS) installed in schools

15Sep2021

PRESENTATION ON SPACE CLUB CONTENT DEVELOPMENT

Kenya Space Agency staff today did a presentation on ongoing Space Club content development to Ag DG Colonel Hillary Kipkosgey.

09Sep2021

PRINCIPAL SECRETARY FOR DEFENCE DR. IBRAHIM M MOHAMED TOURS LUIGI BROGLIO-MALINDI SPACE CENTRE.

Defence Principal Secretary Dr. Ibrahim M Mohamed calls upon County Governments to liaise with the Kenya Space Agency under the Ministry of Defence in a bid to share crucial Imagery information for socio-economic development.

30Jul2021

African Development Satellite Initiative (AfDev-Sat) training in Egypt

The CEO, Egypt Space Agency (EgSA) Dr Mohammed El-Quosy hosted his Kenyan counterpart Col Hillary Kipkosgei, Ag. DG KSA at the Egyptian Space Agency Headquarters on the sidelines of the African Development Satellite Initiative (AfDev-Sat) 2-week training happening from 25th July to 5th August 2021.

04Jul2021

KSA Farewell Party For Outgoing AG DG Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto

KSA hosted a farewell party for the outgoing Ag DG Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto. In his remarks, the Incoming Ag DG Col Hillary Kipkosgei wished the outgoing Ag DG the best in his ambassadorial appointment

02Jul2021

Farewell of the Ag DG/ CEO Maj Gen Thomas Chepkuto on June 30th 2021

Ag DG/CEO Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto today handed over the office of the Director General KSA to the incoming Ag DG Col Hillary Kipkosgey. The ceremony was presided over by CS Defence Amb. Dr Monica Juma & the Chairperson of the BoD Maj Gen (Rtd) James Aruasa at Ulinzi Hse 1/2

31May2021

TREE PLANTING EXERCISE, KIBIKU AREA

KSA in collaboration with KMD & Kenya Airforce personnel took part in a tree planting exercise at Kibiku forest in Ngong. 1000 trees were planted during the exercise. Chief guest was DG KSA Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto accompanied by DG KMD Ms Stella Aura.

27May2021

Courtesy call by Indian High Commission

DG KSA Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto hosted H.E Dr. Virander Paul, India High Commissioner to Kenya. Discussions were geared towards co-operation in the Space sector.

15Apr2021

KSA FULL BOARD MEETING AT AGENCY HQ BOARDROOM

Chairperson KSA Board Of Directors Maj Gen (Rtd) James Aruasa chaired the 11th ordinary Full Board meeting. Present at the Agency HQ were Committee chairs Dr Gakuru, Ms Chesoni, Mr Okondo and Board Secretary Ag DG Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto. Other members of the Board attended the meeting virtually.