AFDB agreed loan worth US$81.67m to Ghana’s Eastern Corridor Road Development Programme Phase 1 project.
Africa Development Bank (AFDB) has sign a loan agreement with Ghana government to finance a road project. The loan which is worth US$81.67m is for the Eastern Corridor Road Development Programme Phase 1.
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UNRA kick-off repair of Kyapa-Kasensero road after resident complained of its poor nature
The Kyapa-Kasensero road repair has kick-off in Kyotera district in Uganda. The road which links Kasensero town council and the landing site from Kakuuto trading centre in Kyotera district has been in a bad state since August … Read More
South Africans advocating for a new chapter 9 institution to protect engineering and service delivery
Delivering his presidential message as newly elected president for 2020, Sugen Pillay announced that Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) supports the Young Professional’s (YPs) advocacy for the establishment of an office of the Engineer-General.… Read More
President Uhuru Launched construction of Milk Cooling Plant which will help dairy farmers store and sell at an affordable price.
Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has officially launch the construction of a milk cooling plant. The project is aimed at improving the welfare of farmers around the country.
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Caio deep water port to resume after 2 years of being inactive due to USD 124 million debt.
The debt was recently cleared by the Maritime and Port Institute of Angola (IMPA) to the companies Caio Porto and China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC), enabling the resumption of the … Read More
Borno State Governor Prof. Babagana Zulum, laid the foundation and is ready to invest USD 14 million for the project.
Construction works of 500 houses in Maiduguri, Borno State has commenced. The housing project is aimed at resolving the gap in housing deficit due to previous crisis especially in the … Read More
Egypt has launched the largest military base in the Middle East Africa.
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi cut the sod at the at the base which is aimed at protecting and securing the southern Egyptian coasts, protecting economic investments and natural resources in the area.
The military base is named ‘Berenice … Read More
Tunsian Ministry of Mines and Energy and STEG (Société Tunisienne de l’Electricité et du Gaz) has awarded the tender for the Gafsa solar project.
The tender was awarded to a consortium consisting of ENGIE and Morocco-based NAREVA. They will develop, design, finance, and build the project, as well as operate … Read More
President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives Nakuru County for Simba cement plant unveiling.
Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta is in Nakuru County to officially unveil the Simba cement plant. The plant will aims to ride on the high demand for cement and building materials around the country.
The announcement was made via kenya … Read More
Construction works on Kunzvi Dam project in Zimbabwe will commence this year.
Mashonaland East Provincial Affairs Minister Aplonia Munzverengwi let the cat out of the bag after confirming that the feasibility studies for the dam has completed.
The Provincial Affairs Minister revealed that USD 259 million out of the total … Read More
Polymeric chemical product used in the construction of a road closed to the newly constructed 14 Military Hospital
Polyroads-West Africa, a South African based company has announced the completion of a road leading to the newly constructed 14th Military Hospital in Liberia.
Speaking during a tour around the area, Assistant … Read More
Uganda Minister Peter Lokeris sign deal with Japanese Ambassador, Mr. Kazuaki Kameda for Community Road Empowerment (CORE).
Uganda has signed an MoU with Japan to empower 150 youth with skills in the Do-nou technology. This MoU will fall under the Community Road Empowerment (CORE). Do-nou is a Japanese word that … Read More
African nations population to increase in 2100 but is the continent ready for such explosion in population??
Africa is set for a population explosion in 2100, after PEW Research Centre release its report. According to the report, between 2020 and 2100, Africa’s population is expected to increase from 1.3 billion … Read More
Morocco will construct a second Rabat-Casablanca highway in bid to reduce traffic experience in the previous Rabat-Casablanca highway.
The National Company of Motorways of Morocco (ADM) revealed the plans and said the highway will link the diplomatic and economic capitals. The new highway is set to cover 60 kilometers, linking … Read More
UK will invest over USD 65.7 million into renewable energy projects in selected African countries.
The projects include solar farms in Kenya, geothermal power stations in Ethiopia and clean energy storage in sub-Saharan Africa.
The countries will receive funding and support from UK scientists to perfectly utilize their abundant renewable … Read More
Ivory Coast has signed an addendum approving the technical and financial offer for the Abidjan rail transport company.
The addendum which was signed by Alassane Ouattara, President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) and Emmanuel Macron, President of France, confirms the route of the future Line 1 of … Read More
Reconditioning of Nyayo National Stadium in Kenya will be completed in March this year as promised by the contractor.
The government of Kenya wants to ensure that the stadium is always in good condition for use by sportsmen and women in the country.
“This works have to be completed by
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Chinese firm bag contract for Kenya Power meter
Shenzhen Star Instruments Company, a Chinese firm has won the tender process for Kenya power meter. The deal is for the firm to supply single phase prepayment meters to Kenya Power.
They will also deliver the meters as the utility firm continues … Read More
AFDB to invest fund into Nigeria water and sanitation projects.
The Africa development Bank (AFDB) is seeking to invest U.S.$250 Million in Nigeria Capital city. According to reports from Daily Trust, the fund will be used for Federal Capital Territory Water and Sanitation Integrated project.
Ebrima Faal, a Senior Director … Read More