According to the Director General, Dr. Seidu Mohammed, of from the National Space Research and Development Agency, NASRDA, Nigeria did not seek or receive any financial grant from the United Kingdom for its space programmes.

He acknowledged that Nigeria and a UK based satellite company, SSTL, went into partnership in 2002 to build and launch Nigeriasat-1, Nigeriasat-2 and Nigeriasat-X, but noted that the partnership never translated into granting Nigeria a grant by the UK.

He went on to state…


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