Lagos, Anambra, Kano, Delta, others witness sun eclipse

By Sam Otti, Lagos, Paul Osuyi, Asaba and  Magnus Eze, Abuja Some Nigerians, yesterday, relished the occurrence of an eclipse of the sun as different states across the country witnessed the incident in different proportions. While residents in the northern parts of the country, particularly, Kano, Zamfara and Plateau states witnessed the eclipse, some parts…

Africans watch solar eclipse

Stargazers in south, west and central Africa were treated to a spectacular solar eclipse yesterday with the Moon moving across the Sun to form a “ring of fire”. At the eclipse’s peak, all that was visible was a ring of light encircling the black Moon — but the phenomenon was only fully visible to people…

BREAKING: Annular Eclipse: Abuja Residents, Scientists, Others Witness Exercise

BALTIMORE, MD (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – As the world awaits emergence of annular eclipse, some residents of FCT Abuja are currently at the Obasanjo Space centre to witness the exercise. To witness the eclipse are government officials, students, parents, scientists and officials of the National Space among others. As recommended by the experts, the onlookers are…

Annular Solar Eclipse To Be Visible In Nigeria Tomorrow – NSRDA

An annular solar eclipse is expected to be visible in Nigeria tomorrow, 1 September 2016. This was announced by the National Space Research and Development Agency (NSRDA), it said Nigerians will witness a solar eclipse between 7:15 am and 10:03 am on Thursday, September 1, 2016, though with slight variations in actual timing across the…