Posts Tagged ‘NigComSat’

$500m insurance contracts: NIGCOMSAT breached due process – Reps

The House of Represent­atives has accused the management of the Ni­gerian Communications Satel­lite (NIGCOMSAT) of violating the Public Procurement Act in the award of $500 million in­surance contracts. Shocked by the company’s action, the Lower House Ad-hoc Committee probing the insurance companies’ pay-outs to Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), invited NIGCOMSAT’s former Manag­ing Director, Alhaji […]

Nigeria Wins Contract To Manage Belarus’s Satellite For 15 Years

Nigeria has made history in the global space technology market by becoming the first country in the Sub-Sahara Africa to manage a foreign satellite. This followed the emergence of Nigerian Communications Satellite (NigComSat) limited, the operator of NigComSat-R, the Nigerian Communication Satellite as the winner of a bidding process to provide In-Orbit test (IOT) and […]