DRIVING EFFICIENCY THROUGH GAS-GENERATED ENERGY

DRIVING EFFICIENCY THROUGH GAS-GENERATED ENERGY

Industries require reliable energy to operate optimally. When energy supplies are unreliable, it can interrupt manufacturing processes which ultimately leads to a loss in revenue. Organisations are therefore increasingly looking at spreading their risk and supplementing their energy supply to ensure that they can continue operating should the country’s grid

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THE NIGERIAN BUILT INDUSTRY IN THE POST COVID-19 ERA

THE NIGERIAN BUILT INDUSTRY IN THE POST COVID-19 ERA

Gambeta News Digital Dialogue
A series of online discussion with themes that are centred around inspiring the development of Africa’s Infrastructure.

THEME: Post-COVID 19 Survival Strategies
An online discussion aimed at fostering the exchange of ideas as we emerge from this pandemic.

Sir. Winston Churchill says, ‘don’t waste a crisis’.

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REMARKS BY AMBASSADOR OF ETHIOPIA TO THE UNITED NATIONS ON AU-LED GERD NEGOTIATIONS

REMARKS BY AMBASSADOR OF ETHIOPIA TO THE UNITED NATIONS ON AU-LED GERD NEGOTIATIONS

Remarks by Taye Atske Selassie, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Ethiopia to the United Nation, at the United Nations Security Council meeting on the issue of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Ethiopia’s commitment to the principles and purposes of the United Nations Charter; its support for collective security and

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SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT SYMPOSIUM

SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT SYMPOSIUM

The Sustainable Infrastructure Development Symposium – South Africa (SIDS-SA) is the annual flagship event organised by the Investment and Infrastructure Office (IIO) within The Presidency.

The President of South Africa, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa is the convener of the event, and includes Government Ministers, large asset owners, leading private investors and

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THE FATE OF CONSULTANCY SERVICES/ PROJECTS IN NIGERIA AFTER COVID-19

THE FATE OF CONSULTANCY SERVICES/ PROJECTS IN NIGERIA AFTER COVID-19

Good evening distinguished firm members and wonderful audience. Welcome to this Business Evening organised by ACEN for consulting firms in the Port Harcourt Zone. Let me briefly thank ACEN secretariat and the Port Harcourt Business Evening Organising Committee for putting this event together.

This evening I shall be sharing with

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‘THE FUTURE READY YOUNG PROFESSIONAL’ – A Gambeta News Digital Dialogue

‘THE FUTURE READY YOUNG PROFESSIONAL’ – A Gambeta News Digital Dialogue

Gambeta News Digital Dialogue
A series of online discussion with themes that are centred around inspiring the development of Africa’s Infrastructure.

THEME: Post-COVID 19 Survival Strategies
An online discussion aimed at fostering the exchange of ideas as we emerge from this pandemic.

Sir. Winston Churchill says, ‘don’t waste a crisis’.

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HOW AFRICAN GOVT’ CAN BRIDGE SKILLS GAP FOR A POST-COVID ECONOMIC RECOVERY

HOW AFRICAN GOVT’ CAN BRIDGE SKILLS GAP FOR A POST-COVID ECONOMIC RECOVERY

In a post COVID-19 world, it will be more urgent than ever to find intelligent, data-driven solutions to the most pressing problems. As African governments battle the immediate response to the coronavirus crisis, there is a parallel focus on the future and what an economic recovery will look like.

The

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INTERVIEW: HOW DO YOU SEE LIFE POST COVID-19?

INTERVIEW: HOW DO YOU SEE LIFE POST COVID-19?

Interview with the 18th President of ACEN, Engr. George C. Okoroma and the Port Harcourt Branch Chairman of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, Engr. Otunte Otueneh. The interview centres around the theme; ‘Post COVID-19 Survival Strategies.’

This is the first series of interviews that Gambeta News has launched in partnership

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De-Carbonizing Kampala City’s Transport System; A key to a Sustainable City

De-Carbonizing Kampala City’s Transport System; A key to a Sustainable City

Kigozie Joseph, a Transport Planner gives an insightful presentation on transport systems in cities as key contributors to Greenhouse gas emissions. This presentation puts forward strategies that can be implemented in cities to counter the rising emissions and their likely impacts.

 

Did you know that 70% of the total

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INCREASING INTERNET PENETRATION IN AFRICA

INCREASING INTERNET PENETRATION IN AFRICA

Africa’s fixed broadband technologies will drive the 4th Industrial Revolution, hence, all stakeholders need to make great efforts in increasing internet penetration. While also ensuring that the cost of data falls to enable digital businesses to thrive on the continent. 

 

The internet works by means of Fibre Optic Cables

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WHY DO JOINT VENTURE PARTICIPANTS ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT?

WHY DO JOINT VENTURE PARTICIPANTS ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT?

Why do joint venture participants (contractors, consultants or employers) enter into joint ventures in the first place? According to Rob Morson, a partner at Pinsent Masons, there are two broad categories or Infrastructure participants. They are either joint ventures to procure or deliver infrastructure. In other words, they either play

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COVID-19 – IMPACT ON JOINT VENTURE TRANSACTIONS

COVID-19 – IMPACT ON JOINT VENTURE TRANSACTIONS

Rob Morson, Partner, Pinsent Masons, South Africa speaks on the likely impact on JV transactions due to the Corona Virus Pandemic. According to him, joint ventures parties are sometimes motivated more by the desire to secure a contract than the object of delivering it. Far too often joint ventures are

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HOW DO YOU DEFEND YOUR BALANCE SHEET, SECURE YOUR BUSINESS

HOW DO YOU DEFEND YOUR BALANCE SHEET, SECURE YOUR BUSINESS

Engr. Bayo Adeola, speaks on business sustainability issue relating to consulting firm.

The immediate issues are cash flow, how much money do you have available to meeting staff salary and other consumables like rents, and other overheads. Some smaller firms who work from month to month will likely have reserves

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FIBERTEX SA ADAPTS CPD COURSE FOR ONLINE LEARNING DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN

FIBERTEX SA ADAPTS CPD COURSE FOR ONLINE LEARNING DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN

Fibertex SA is now offering a four-hour online course on the “Introduction to Geosynthetics and Soil Reinforcement” which has attained Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accreditation from the South African Institute of Civil Engineering (SAICE).

 

“This course, which is offered free of charge, has been modified by Fibertex engineering specialists,

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HOW TO SOCIAL DISTANCE IN CONSTRUCTION SITE

HOW TO SOCIAL DISTANCE IN CONSTRUCTION SITE

As construction activities begins to resume around Africa and the world, it is important that the construction industry understand the need to social distance when performing their job.

The need to work safely during this novel virus period is vital as it prevent lose of life as well as increase

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