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Have You Heard? Ghana Has Just Launched Its First Satellite into Space

The amazing team behind the satellite (Photo: BBC Africa)

Ghana has successfully launched its first satellite into space. GhanaSat-1, which was developed by students at All Nations University in Koforidua, was sent into orbit from the International Space Centre. Cheers erupted as 400 people, including the engineers, gathered in the southern Ghanaian city to watch live pictures of the launch. The first signal was received shortly afterwards. It is ...

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Constitution: Can Nigerian Senate Stop Dino Melaye’s Recall Process? [READ]

Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West

While speaking on the floor of the senate on Tuesday, Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) would need the validation of the upper legislative chamber before Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, can be recalled. Melaye’s constituents are in the process of removing him from the red chamber. Signatures have been collected and a petition ...

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