Experts task government on geospatial information usage
Disturbed by lack of budgetary allocation for mapping in the 2020 budget, experts in the built environment have urged government at all levels to invest on geospatial technology...
Lalong urges NASRDA to come up with recommendations to aid Nigeria
Plateau state governor, Simon Lalong has challenged the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) to come up with recommendations that will aid the country in its quest for space development and nuclear technology.
NASRDA partners Edo polytechnic on geospatial information research
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has struck a partnership with the Edo State Polytechnic, Usen, for the optimal operation of the institution’s Center for Geospatial Information Science, paving the way for professional training and research in geospatial studies. Prof. Abiodun Falodun, Rector of Edo State Polytechnic, Usen, in a chat with journalists,…
NASRDA, Edo collaborate on technology solutions
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo has expressed his administration’s readiness to collaborate with the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) to accelerate the state’s technological innovations and processes. Obaseki said this when he received a proposal from Prof. Babatunde Rabiu, NASRDA’s Chief Executive of Centre for Atmospheric Research (CAR) at Government House, Benin. The…
Space agency confirms Nigeria will experience total lunar eclipse, ‘Blood Moon’ today
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Abuja, through its Centre for Basic Space Science (CBSS), has confirmed that there will be a lunar eclipse over Nigeria today, Monday, January 21, 2019.
NASRDA expresses commitment to developing indigenous technology
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) said it is committed to developing the country’s indigenous technology in basic space technology. Prof. Seidu Mohammed, director-general of the agency, said this at the Space Centre Week and Exhibition of the agency’s Centre for Basic Space Science (CBSS) in Nsukka, Enugu State, with the theme “Basic…
Concerns on regular earth tremors, vaccine safety persist
Experts have reassured Nigerians over regular earth tremors in Abuja as well as the rising cases of vaccine rejection in the United States (U.S.) and some parts of Europe.
‘Why blood moon was not visible in some areas’
Stargazers across the globe were treated to the longest celestial event of the 21st century last Friday as a lunar eclipse turned the moon bright red.But most Lagos residents and people in Southern Nigeria were disappointed they could not behold the latest celestial spectacle that graced the skies ....
NASRDA predicts appearance of moon tomorrow
According to him, the moon could only be sighted with the naked eyes when there is a clear sky without any obstruction.He, however, added that the tiny lunar crescent could be sighted with the aid of Charged Couple Device (CCD) and astronomical telescope, or any other advanced astronomical instrument.