Gas flare penalty increased to US$2 per 1000 scf
The Nigerian government have increased gas flare penalty from N10 to $2 or N612.8 per thousand standard cubic feet (scf) of gas.
This penalty applies to any firm that produces 10,000 barrels of oil per day and above. For firms producing … Read More
Nigeria celebrates 58 years of Independence.
Today is Nigeria independence day, here is a brief history of the country.
Nigeria is a country in West Africa with 36 states with over 450 ethnic groups with Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba being the major tribes. Nigeria independence was gotten on October 1st, … Read More
Highlights of the just concluded FIDIC Conference in Berlin (9th -11th September 2018).
FIDIC have just concluded this year’s 2018 conference in Berlin, Germany. FIDIC in conjunction with VBI (German Association of Consulting Engineers) organised the conference with its focus on Mobility and Smart Infrastructure.
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British Consultants in partnership with African stakeholders design a Highly Commended PPP framework model for the Agro-Industry in Mozambique.
Booker Tate Limited, a British AgriBusiness expert based in Oxfordshire has collaborated with stakeholders in Mozambique in designing a “Highly Commended” Public Private Partnership framework that can be replicated across … Read More
Construction of 570 Dams to Improve Agriculture in Ghana
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo announce the construction of 570 dams and 15 warehouses in the Ghanaian northern region. The dams are to aid agricultural development. The construction is also in line with the NPP Governments manifesto to improve community-owned and … Read More
Union of Comoros celebrates its 43rd Independence day today 6th July, 2018.
Today is independence day for Union of Comoros which form an archipelago of volcanic islands situated off the south-east coast of Africa in the warm Indian Ocean waters of the Mozambique Channel. Comoros is amazingly friendly. It also … Read More
Cape Verde celebrated its 43rd Independence day on 5th July, 2018
The republic of Cape Verde also known as Cabo Verde is an island nation on an archipelago of volcanic origin in the Atlantic Ocean off the northwestern coast of Africa.
Fun and Interesting Facts about the country
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The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria celebrates independence
On july 5th, Republic of Algeria celebrates its independence from France in 1962. after been invaded by the French in 1830, Algeria remained under France’s control for 132 years.
Fun and Interesting Facts about Algeria
- Algeria is from an Arabic word Al
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Eritrea is a Northeast African country on the red sea coast. It is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethopia in the south and Djibouti in the southeast. It was an Italian colony from 1890 – 1947 before the British took over. A war of independence broke out and eventually … Read More
Tanzania invites bids for hydro power plant project in game reserve
Tanzania Forest Services (TFS) published a tender invitation on its website inviting bids to build a 2,100-megawatt (MW) hydro power plant in a World Heritage site renowned for its animal populations. Clearance of the area will pave way for … Read More
The two construction companies working on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in Nigeria announces the near completion of the project.
The rehabilitation of the 132km road project cost the Nigerian government N230 billion. The work is in sections with each construction firm working on each section. Reynolds Construction Company (RCC) is in … Read More
One of the Youngest democracies in the world celebrates its independence today 27th April, 2018.
The name Sierra Leone came about when a Portuguese explorer sailed down the coast of West Africa. There is a confusion of what influenced Pedro da Cintra to come up with “Sierra Lyoa” meaning Lion … Read More
Info on the Togolese Republic as its marks its 58th Independence Anniversary today (27th April, 2018).
Togo officially known as Togolese Republic is one of the smallest countries in Africa with an estimated population of 7.6 million. From the 11th -16th century marked the migration of various tribes into the … Read More
FIDIC – GAMA: THE BIGGEST NETWORKING EVENT FOR CONSULTING ENGINEERS IN AFRICA
Details for the FIDIC – GAMA 2018 conference is as follows;
Venue: Laico L’amitie Hotel, Bamako, Mali
Date: 6th – 9th May, 2018.
The 2018 central theme is: “Aligning the Consulting Engineer’s Role to the Vision of Africa’s … Read More
Best African Universities for aspiring engineers
Thinking about building capacity for your children or yourself in field of engineering , we have complied a list of interesting and exciting universities with the best and standard engineering programs.
In South Africa this institute is regarded as the … Read More
The Journey of Inspiration
Inventors, innovators and also educators have changed the world with help of Engineering as we know it. Here are some quotes about engineering that will help inspire, motivate and also kick start your day. Also these quotes will remind you of the contributions of engineers.
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Engineering movies every engineer and scientist should watch
As an engineer you’re looking for innovations and new technology to create you need inspiration. The power of a moving picture to inspire and also entertain knows no bound .
Here are 5 of the best movies to inspire your life, interest … Read More
DRC MINING EXPO AND CONFERENCE PROVIDING MARKET INTELLIGENCE, STRATEGIC SOLUTIONS AND INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES
Grand Karavia Hotel, Lubumbashi, DRC
13-15 JUNE 2018
DRC Mining week basically provides an open dialogue between government, mining operators and also technologies services providers will strengthen productivity within daily operations in the region.
The 2018 edition … Read More
TOP ENGINEERING JOKES
When you think of an engineer the first thing that comes to mind is a man or woman working long hours to build, fix or develop a machine or a software. Engineers it time to take a minute and unwind, laugh a little, As the saying goes, … Read More
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PARC DES EXPOSITIONS DE L’OFFICE DES CHANGES
10 – 12 APRIL 2018
The Big 5 Construct North Africa is an exhibition for the construction industry that can grow your profile. While through our extensive network innovative product suppliers, education experts, top construction … Read More