Space Tourism: Beyond the Reach of Most Earthlings | All media content | DW

Afronaut: Mandla Maseko

Mandla Maseko, a DJ from a township in Pretoria, South Africa, was supposed to be the first “Afronaut,” but she died in a road accident at the age of 30. Maseko has won his chance through a private party called Ace Apollo Space Academy. An inspirational figure, he once said: “Defy gravity in everything you do.”



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.