1st African Space Generation Workshop
The First African Space Generation Workshop (1st AF-SGW) will be held at the Federal University of Technology, Akure Campus by November 16-17, 2017. We are grateful to the Centre for Space Research and Applications for its kind support hosting the Event.
ABOUT FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, AKURE
The Federal University of Technology Akure was founded in 1981 under a drive by the government of Nigeria to create universities that specialised in producing graduates with practical as well as theoretical knowledge of technologies. It is located in Akure.
The Federal University of Technology Akure, is the best University of Technology in Nigeria, a home for the GEEKS and widely known as the neatest campus in the Country.
ABOUT AKURE CITY
Akure is a city in south-western Nigeria, and is the largest city and capital of Ondo State. The city has a population of over 550,000. Rock engravings dating back to the Mesolithic period, have been discovered on the outskirts of Akure. Also the oldest Homo sapiens fossil ever found in West Africa thus far was discovered there, dating back to around 11,000 years ago