News & Events


Kenya Space Agency Launches GLOBE Club at The University of Embu

Kenya Space Agency (KSA) has donated items and equipment to assist the University of Embu in the implementation of the Global Learning and Observation for the Benefit of the Environment (GLOBE) Club activities at the University.


KSA Board of Directors and Senior Management 3 day workshop

KSA Board of Directors and Senior Members of Management 3 day workshop at Enashipai Resort- Naivasha comes to a close today. The workshop was officially opened by  Chairperson of the Board Maj Gen (Rtd) James Aruasa.


Research Grant For The Development of a Land Cover Data Collection Mobile App

Kenya Space Agency is calling for private firms to host a research grant for the development of a land cover data collection mobile application


Is Marsabit County Kenya’s Next Spaceport Hub?

Marsabit County has emerged as the most suitable county in Kenya out of 7 key contenders to set up a Spaceport; other counties are Laikipia, Kilifi, Tana River, Isiolo, Turkana and Narok county.


Kenya Space Agency Awards Research Grants For Space Technology to University Students

The Kenya Space Agency (KSA) has today awarded research grants worth three million shillings to a consortium of four universities to spur their research in space science in a bid to nurture Kenya’s potential in the space sector in an event graced by the Defence Principal Secretary (PS) Dr. Ibrahim Mohamed.


Demonstration and Testing of Universities 1U CubeSat at Konza Technopolis

The project was concluded on 30th September, 2021 with the Universities sending their final reports to KSA. The evaluation process has been on-going and in this regards, KSA convened a demo event on 14 October 2021 to enable the judging panel evaluate the functionality of the nanosatellites models developed by the FIVE beneficiary universities at the Konza Technopolis in Konza City.


MoU Signing Between KSA and National Museum of Kenya

The Kenya Space Agency (KSA) yesterday held a meeting with the National Museums of Kenya at the National Museums of Kenya offices to sign the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the two organizations. The MoU was signed by the Acting Director General of KSA, Col. Hillary Kipkosgey and the National Museums of Kenya Director General Dr. Mzalendo Kibunjia


Space Club Mentorship Open Day

KSA hosted the inaugural mentorship day for Primary school students interested in Space technology at the Agency’s headquarters on Saturday 25th September 2021.


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.


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