SCZone to issue EGP 1.3bn as cost for establishing a seawater desalination plant.
Egypt’s engineering authority of the Army forces has receive fund for its desalination plants. The funds which is worth EGP 1.3bn is from Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone). It will be use as part of the cost … Read More
Uganda will receive US $500 million grant from World Bank to support the country’s Refugee Programme. Finance minister, Matia Kasaija’s confirms while at the on-going World Bank/International Monetary Fund Spring Meeting.
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G-24 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors’ are currently Meeting in Washington DC. These leaders will be attending the World Bank/International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings. Most importantly, they will be deliberating on how to ensure economic growth benefits the many and not the few. Most African countries suffer from … Read More
Lafarge Group opens third Cement Plant in Cameroon
French industrial company Lafarge Group has inaugurated their third cement plant in Yaounde, Cameroon. The cement plant which is the first in Yaounde. The aim is to increase the nation’s cement supply.
Director of Lefarge for central and west Africa, Delafin Jolcim, … Read More
Africa Union making plans for High-speed rail Network which will connect all Africa countries.
Africa Union (AU) has announce that the planned high-speed rail network is on track. The rail which will be use to connect Africa continent borders by 2063, will help ease movement goods and people across Africa.… Read More
Ghana sign credit facility deal with Czech Republic to provide 50 steel bridges.
In a bid to improve steel component for the construction of new bridge, Ghana has sign a deal with Czech Republic. This deal which is a 47 million Euro credit facility will make Czech Republic to provide … Read More
Chilonga Bridge repair to cost US$20m after consultant working on the project said insufficient fund is holding it.
Plans are underway to repair the Chilonga Bridge which was swept away during the Cyclone-Eline-induced floods in 2000. This is after the consultant working on the project unveil the repair amount to … Read More
Ministry of Housing considering establishing a 1.1m residential unit by implementing the sustainability concepts in Egypt.
Ministry of Housing in Egypt is making plans to build 1.1million residential unit over the next five years. This is after the newly established urban communities became one of the engines of economic growth … Read More
President, Kaguta Museveni meets with Japanese investors in Uganda who are keen on investing in waste management. The delegates were led by Mr. Ito Yuichi from Art Yuichi Company want to invest in recycling organic waste. More so, they have their eyes on the city of Kampala which is growing … Read More
New PRASA “Peoples Train” launched at the Cape Town Station
Today 9th April 2019, President Cyril Ramaphosa launched the new Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa PRASA “Peoples Train” at the Cape Town station. According to the president, “The Peoples Train is indeed a great milestone in our effort to … Read More
President Paul Kagame invite President of Congo, Niger and Ethiopia to witness KWIBUKA25. Kwibuka means “to remember” and describes the 25th Commemoration of the Genocide Against the Tutsi. This annual event reminds the nation of the dark past, while inviting them to unite for a more prosperous and peaceful future. … Read More
President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses a special sitting of the two Houses of Parliament and the entire nation of Kenya
The Biggest Solar Plant in Africa
The Borno State Government which is in the Northern part of Nigeria, has unveiled Africa’s biggest Automated Solar plant. This solar plant has beat South Africa and Egyptian solar plants to becoming the biggest in Africa. The Automated Solar Panel manufacturing Plant will aim … Read More
President Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigns after 20 years in power.
The 82 year old leader of the republic of Algeria resigns after weeks of massive protest. According to reports, the leader took this decision after a strong military threat1. Military Chief Lt Gen Ahmed Gaed Salah spoke to the … Read More
The Stages of Startup Funding
There are several stages of financing in business. Businesses especially startups raise capital for various levels and types of business operations through series or multiple rounds of financing and funding. These funding rounds or stages includes Pre-seed capital and seed capital, Series A, B, and … Read More
First Bank of Nigeria believe that People are the soul of our organisation. They also identify and attract passionate, intelligent and energetic people who can fit seamlessly into their culture. They aim to support employee engagement, employee motivation and increased productivity. First Bank is looking for a CLUSTER CONTROL OFFICER… Read More
PEG Africa raises US$25 million Series C funding to boosts its off-grid solar expansion in West Africa
A solar company PEG Africa, who provides pay-as-you-go (PAYG) solar services in West Africa; have raised a US$25 million Series C funding. This have now taken its funding total to US$50 million.
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African leaders join President Macky Sall of Senegal as He takes his oat for a second term in Dakar.
Following a successful re-election in March, President Macky has spared no expense in inviting African leaders to witness His investiture. See pictures of African leaders at the investiture in Senegal. … Read More
ZERA to issue 12 independent power producers (IPPs) license to operate in Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) is set to license 12 independent power producers. This new plan will help the country’s power deficit gap to be slashed significantly.
The aim is to increase the nation power producing firm … Read More
Fibertex geotextile bags (geobags) for use in on-site desludging wastewater projects, have advantages over conventional methods, which are often unaffordable to authorities and contractors with limited budgets.
Benefits of using geobags for sludge removal include ease of operation, efficient retention of solids, compliance with environmental regulations and cost optimisation. A … Read More