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NIGERIA’S SATELLITES CAPTURE BAGA EVENTS..EVIDENCE AND REVIEW STRONGLY SUGGESTS ARBITRARY ANALYSIS AND EXTRAPOLATION BY HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH

China’s Long March-3B carrier rocket lifts off at the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China’s Sichuan Province, Dec. 20, 2011, successfully sending the US$311 million Nigerian communication satellite, NIGCOMSAT-1R, into orbit at 00:41 Beijing Time (Photo Credit: XINHUA) THE … Continue reading

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2 SATELLITES LAUNCHED IN 2011, NIGERIASAT-2 AND NIGERIASAT-X, HAVE CAPTURED 1400 IMAGES IN 2 YEARS – NATIONAL SPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF NIGERIA

NigeriaSat-2,one of four Nigerian satellites(NigeriaSat-1,NigeriaSat-X and NIGCOMSAT-1R)in orbit RADIO NIGERIA 08-01-2013 National Space Research and Development Agency, NASRDA, says it has captured over one thousand, four hundred images through two satellites launched last year for national planning. The Director-General of … Continue reading

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NIGERIA: SUCCESSFUL POSITIONING OF MONITORING SATELLITES

DEFENCE MARKET INTELLIGENCE Thursday, 25 Aug. 2011 Nigeria has successfully launched two satellites into space, which will be used for a variety of tasks, including security, agriculture and disaster monitoring.‫‬   NigeriaSat-2 and NigeriaSat-X were launched on Wednesday from the … Continue reading

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TWO MORE NIGERIAN SATELLITES GO INTO ORBIT, 17 AUGUST 2011

The highly advanced NigeriaSat-2 Abuja, Nigeria. After series of postponement and the attendant speculations surrounding it, Nigeria’s second observation satellite, NigeriaSat-2, will be launched into orbit on Wednesday, Minister of Science and Technology, Prof. Ita Ewa disclosed here Sunday. Ewa … Continue reading

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