Nigeria medical doctor To Be the first African To Travel To space

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A Nigerian man, Freeman Osonuga has been shortlisted as one of the lucky human beings to travel to space.

Osonuga, a medicine and surgery graduate from Olabisi Onabanjo University, was selected through the Rising Star programme, which was launched at the One Young World Summit 2014 in Dublin. The programme invited both One Young World ambassadors and outstanding members of the public aged 18-30 to nominate themselves to take on the trip of a lifetime.

If decided on for the programme one will not most effective embark on as soon as in an entire life flight to space but may also be supplied a 3-yr management contract.He will be the first black African to fly to space.