KENYA SCOUTS FOR INTERNATIONAL LENDERS TO SPONSOR WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE FOOTBRIDGE.

KENYA SCOUTS FOR INTERNATIONAL LENDERS TO SPONSOR WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE FOOTBRIDGE.

Kenya is seeking for US $42 million to finance what is to be the world’s most expensive footbridge.

The footbridge will be constructed on Nairobi-Mombasa highway is four times more expensive than the recent one on Thika highway, each steel bridge will cost US $8 million.

The full details for …

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PILE LOAD TESTING ONGOING FOR GARRISON FLYOVER

PILE LOAD TESTING ONGOING FOR GARRISON FLYOVER

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc is currently conducting Geotechnical Pile load testing for a Garrison Flyover along the Port Harcourt – Aba Expressway. What does this mean?

For Port Harcourt residents, the rumours of a potential Garrison flyover (or overpass) along the Port Harcourt – Aba expressway, might be gaining momentum. 

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KENYA BEGINS THE SECOND PHASE OF THE RAILWAY PROJECT

KENYA BEGINS THE SECOND PHASE OF THE RAILWAY PROJECT

President Uhuru Kenyatta paves the way for the second phase of the railway project.

The railway second phase will cost US $ 1.5 billion and will extend from Nairobi to Rift Valley town of Naivasha. The project so far has been funded and built by a Chinese company and has …

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SOUTH AFRICA’s POWER CUT WILL CONTINUE UNTIL ESKOM TACKLES THE CHALLENGES AT HAND

SOUTH AFRICA’s POWER CUT WILL CONTINUE UNTIL ESKOM TACKLES THE CHALLENGES AT HAND

Eskom will cut 2,000 megawatt power from 9 a.m-11 p.m local time across the country.

Eskom instituted load-shedding after losing some of it’s generating station broken down at the same time. South Africa will face future power cuts if these issues are not well handled now.

Eskom generates 90% of …

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2.5 MEGAWATT SOLAR FARM FOR UNIVERSITY OF GHANA

2.5 MEGAWATT SOLAR FARM FOR UNIVERSITY OF GHANA

Bui Dam Authority has finalized agreement for the construction of 2.5 Megawatt  solar farm.

The long discussion for the construction of the 2.5 megawatt solar farm for the University of Ghana has finally been concluded. Feasibility studies for the farm will soon start as the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has …

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US $3.9bn FOR CONSTRUCTION OF ABUJA-ITAKPE RAILWAY.

US $3.9bn FOR CONSTRUCTION OF ABUJA-ITAKPE RAILWAY.

Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi signs a US $3.9bn deal with China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) for construction of Abuja-Itakpe railway.

The public private partnership will consist of 15% Nigerian equity, 10% CRCC equity and 75% borrowed  SPV from the Chinese Bank.

“The signing ceremony that we had today is

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KENYA’S KNH NEW PRIVATE HOSPITAL WILL CONTENT 300 BEDS

KENYA’S KNH NEW PRIVATE HOSPITAL WILL CONTENT 300 BEDS

Kenyetta National Hospital (KNH) set to hit greater records with the 300 bed hospital after been awarded the largest referral, teaching and research hospital in Kenya.

The 300-bed private hospital will be in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya. This project will be the first public-private partnership in Kenya as …

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KUJE ROAD CONTRACT TO BE RE-AWARDED BY ABUJA’S FCT ADMINISTRATION

KUJE ROAD CONTRACT TO BE RE-AWARDED BY ABUJA’S FCT ADMINISTRATION

Kuje road contract re-awarded due to abandonment by previous contractor.

FCT Administration has revealed that the 14 kilometer Kuje road will be re-awarded to another contractor. The information was made known to the public by the Director of the Satellite Towns Development Department (STDD) of the FCT Administration Eng. Felix …

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ANGRY CYFERSKUIL RESIDENTS STOPS THE NORTH WEST HOUSING PROJECT

ANGRY CYFERSKUIL RESIDENTS STOPS THE NORTH WEST HOUSING PROJECT

The residents of Cyferskuil in the North West of South Africa has interrupted the construction of the 100 homes.

The protest was held because of the way the houses were allocated. The residents stipulated that the buildings were shared excluding the poor in the community.

The residents stopped the construction …

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CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW GHANA ARMY HEADQUATERS

CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW GHANA ARMY HEADQUATERS

The Vice President Dr Mahamadu Bawumia pioneered the ceremony for the construction of the new Ghana  Army Headquarters Complex at Burma Camp.

The new camp will accommodate the whole staff of the Ghana army force as well as offices to serve for administrative purposes. The complex will contain 37 offices, …

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LIBERIA’s NATIONAL HOUSING AUTHORITY PRESS FORWARD TO COMPLETE 60,000 HOUSING UNITS FOR LOW INCOME EARNERS

LIBERIA’s NATIONAL HOUSING AUTHORITY PRESS FORWARD TO COMPLETE 60,000 HOUSING UNITS FOR LOW INCOME EARNERS

The National Housing Authority plans to provide houses to low income earners at affordable prices.

The Managing Director to the National Housing Authority Madam Celia Coffey Brown revealed this at the Monrovia city hall during the 7th Program Steering Committee of Cities Alliance. According to her, 300 units has …

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UGANDA SIGNS IGA WITH RUSSIA FOR NUCLEAR ENERGY GENERATION

UGANDA SIGNS IGA WITH RUSSIA FOR NUCLEAR ENERGY GENERATION

Ugandan government has signed an Inter-Governmental Agreement(IGA) with Russia on the generation of nuclear energy for non-military use.

The agreement was signed during the 63rd International Atomic Energy Agency(IAEA) General Conference at it’s headquarters in Vienna, Austria. Ugandan Minister of Energy and Mineral Development Eng. Irene Muloni and the Deputy …

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SA TO REBUILD RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES BEFORE THE AFRICA OIL AND POWER CONFERENCE

SA TO REBUILD RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES BEFORE THE AFRICA OIL AND POWER CONFERENCE

SA Minister of Energy pleads with other African countries ahead of the African Oil and Power conference.

South African’s Minister of Energy Jeff Radebe  has visited the Presidents of Nigeria, Tanzania, Niger, Ghana, Senegal, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo to discuss the way forward after the xenophobic attacks …

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GHANA PLANS CONSTRUCT NEW AIRPORT IN THE WESTERN REGION.

GHANA PLANS CONSTRUCT NEW AIRPORT IN THE WESTERN REGION.

The new modern airport is to meet the needs of the region and encourage it’s fast going economy.

The Ministry of Aviation is requesting 3,000 acres of land for the construction of the new modern airport. The new airport will receive larger planes and serve the oil and gas community …

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GHANA KICK STARTS CONSTRUCTION OF ANOMABE SEA DEFENSE WALL.

GHANA KICK STARTS CONSTRUCTION OF ANOMABE SEA DEFENSE WALL.

Q3 company limited to construct the Anomabe sea wall defense in four years.

The construction of the 5 kilometer defense wall to prevent the destruction around the coastal areas of Anomabe. The sea has destroyed several houses in Mfantseman district with other countries at risk.

Q3 company limited a Ghanaian …

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LOW-COST HOUSING COOPERATION PROSPECTS FOR TUNISIA AND CAMEROON

LOW-COST HOUSING COOPERATION PROSPECTS FOR TUNISIA AND CAMEROON

Cameroon sets to progress in it’s low-cost housing sector in partnership with Tunisia.

Tunisia’s Minister of Equipment, Housing and Regional Planning Noureddine Selmi is leading a representative officials and investors of public and private sectors that showed conscience in strengthen Cameroon low-cost housing project. After the discussion between Chief Dr …

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