PRESIDENT WEAH BREAK GROUND FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW 48-INCH DIAMETER PIPELINE PROJECT

PRESIDENT WEAH BREAK GROUND FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW 48-INCH DIAMETER PIPELINE PROJECT

President Weah breaks ground for construction of 48 inch diameter pipeline that will supply quality water to nearly one million residents of greater Monrovia.

Liberia President has break ground for the construction of 48 inch diameter pipeline. The project is aimed at migrating water challenges in the nation.

According to …

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THE 100 BILLION NAIRA FAILED PROJECT- NKPOLU-RUMUIGBO JUNCTION

THE 100 BILLION NAIRA FAILED PROJECT- NKPOLU-RUMUIGBO JUNCTION

When you hear the word “road failure”, poor design and maintenance comes to mind. Road failures in Africa is due to bad infrastructure development on the continent. Unlike Europe, African government and contractors fail to do the right thing when it comes to developing a project. Corrupt practices in the

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AfDB LOANS USD 455 MILLION FOR CONSTRUCTION OF TANZANIA’S NEW AIRPORT

AfDB LOANS USD 455 MILLION FOR CONSTRUCTION OF TANZANIA’S NEW AIRPORT

African Development Bank (AfDB) approves USD 455 million for the construction of a ring road and Tanzania’s new airport in the new capital Dodoma.

The President of AfDB Akinwumi Adesina approved the loan at the bank’s headquarter in Abidjan in a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and East …

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PHOTOS OF BUILDING COLLAPSE IN WOJI ROAD, PORT HARCOURT

PHOTOS OF BUILDING COLLAPSE IN WOJI ROAD, PORT HARCOURT

These are photos from the site of a building collapse in Woji road, Port Harcourt.

Residents within the affluent residential area where a building collapsed last year (see here), have just witnessed another incident. While visiting the site, Gambeta News observed that the work men were pouring

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CONSTRUCTION OF KABAALE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT 31% COMPLETE

CONSTRUCTION OF KABAALE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT 31% COMPLETE

Uganda’s Kabaale international Airport at 31% complete according to Muriisa

SBC Uganda Limited  PRO Amos Muriisa has announced progress report for the construction of Kabaale International Airport. The Airport which is also know as Hoima International Airport is 31% completed according to him.

Amos Muriisa during his interview with newsmen …

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ROAD DUALIZATION LINKING LAMU PORT HALF-WAY COMPLETE

ROAD DUALIZATION LINKING LAMU PORT HALF-WAY COMPLETE

Kenya’s PDU announced progress status of Lamu-witu-Garsen road dual carriage.

Kenya’s Presidential Delivery Unit (PDC) has announced progress report for Lamu-Witu-Garsen road via its official twitter handle. According to the tweet, the 10-km dual-carriage that will link the port which is part of the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia (LAPSSET) is nearly …

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ZIMBABWE KICKS OFF THE USD 600 MILLION BEITBRIDGE-HARARE HIGHWAY UPGRADE

ZIMBABWE KICKS OFF THE USD 600 MILLION BEITBRIDGE-HARARE HIGHWAY UPGRADE

Zimbabwe’s Beitbridge-Harare highway will be upgraded by five local contractors.

The Minister for Transport and Infrastructural Development Biggie Matiza inspected the site and confirmed the presence of the contractors who are currently working on the first two phases of the project. The entire project will be divided into five segment.…

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TECHNOLOGY IS KEY TO MEETING KENYA’S CONSTRUCTION DEMANDS SAY INDUSTRY EXPERTS

TECHNOLOGY IS KEY TO MEETING KENYA’S CONSTRUCTION DEMANDS SAY INDUSTRY EXPERTS
  • The Big 5 Construct Kenya to offer free training to professionals attending this year’s edition at KICC from 5th to 7th November 2019.
  • Experts from Google, Autodesk, AECOM, IBM, Microsoft4Afrika, and more will be on the ground to offer assistance to exhibitors and visitors from the construction industry.

The Big

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SOUTH AFRICA IS LIKELY TO SUFFER DROUGHT AGAIN

SOUTH AFRICA IS LIKELY TO SUFFER DROUGHT AGAIN

South Africa rations water to maintain diminishing water supplies after a dry summer.

South Africa is likely to suffer drought again due to low rainfall and dry summer as a result of this, emergency plans are currently in place to prevent diminishing water supply in the country.

According to the …

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NIGERIA BAGS A LOT OF GOODIES FROM THE RUSSIA-AFRICA SUMMIT

NIGERIA BAGS A LOT OF GOODIES FROM THE RUSSIA-AFRICA SUMMIT

President Buhari secures 13 agreements after the Russia-Africa Summit.

President Putin and President Buhari came to an agreement to speed up and strengthen the relationship between both countries by first completing previous deals signed by both parties. In addition to that they agreed to start new project and increase investment,

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ZAMBIA TO KICK START PROCESS FOR IMPORTING ELECTRICITY

ZAMBIA TO KICK START PROCESS FOR IMPORTING ELECTRICITY

Zambia’s President Lungu informed his Minister of Energy to start process of importing electricity after ZECO announced rationing power.

President  Edgar Lungu of Zambia has informed the Minister of energy to start the process of importing electricity. This directive follows after the country was hit with a major electricity problem.…

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RUSSIA TO DEVELOP A NUCLEAR POWER PLANT IN RWANDA

RUSSIA TO DEVELOP A NUCLEAR POWER PLANT IN RWANDA

Russia takes a practical step by building a nuclear power plant for Rwanda.

After the Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia and Rwanda finalized on a deal to promote the use of nuclear energy in Rwanda. The deal was first initiated in December 2018, but was concluded after the summit. The …

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NAIROBI-EXPRESSWAY CONSTRUCTION TO START SOON

NAIROBI-EXPRESSWAY CONSTRUCTION TO START SOON

Nairobi-Expressway to have 10 interchange with a tollgate fee at a construction cost of USD 599 million.

Kenya over the pass couple of years has made significant strive in the improvement of its infrastructure. This is aimed at supporting the growth of the nation economy. With the road network experiencing …

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CONSTRUCTION OF THE CAMEROON-NIGERIA ROAD TO COMMENCE SOON.

CONSTRUCTION OF THE CAMEROON-NIGERIA ROAD TO COMMENCE SOON.

Cameroon signs US $20 million loan form African Development Bank (AfDB) for the construction of the Cameroon-Nigeria road.

This project is in line with the government’s vision to build a harmonized and efficient road network in the country as well as linking other neighboring countries. This vision is aimed at …

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AFRICA’s LARGEST METRO STATION

AFRICA’s LARGEST METRO STATION

Egypt’s National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) has launched Africa’s largest metro station in Cairo.

The middle East’s largest metro station Heliopolis station was constructed to better facilitate Egypt’s fastest means of transportation. The Egyptian Transportation Minister Kamel al-Wazir  during the launching ceremony said the facility was built on 10,000 square …

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ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERS HOST FIRST AGM/CONFERENCE IN PORT HARCOURT

ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERS HOST FIRST AGM/CONFERENCE IN PORT HARCOURT

The Nigerian Institution of Environmental Engineers – Port Harcourt Chapter, advocates for Sustainable Construction at its Annual General Meeting/Annual Conference.

Chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Environmental Engineers (NIEE), Engr. Prof. M.J. AYOTAMUNO FNSE hosts professionals and stakeholders at the State Engineering Secretariat for its annual conference. During his opening

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RUSSIA-AFRICA SUMMIT : PRESIDENT PUTIN TO BOOST RUSSIA’s INFLUENCE IN AFRICA

RUSSIA-AFRICA SUMMIT : PRESIDENT PUTIN TO BOOST RUSSIA’s INFLUENCE IN AFRICA

President Vladimir Putin proffers help to Africa with no strings attached unlike those he regards as “the exploitative West.”

In-line with Russia’s plan to increase her influence in Africa; Putin has offered help to African countries without expecting anything in return. This statement was made ahead of the first-ever Russia-Africa

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CONSTRUCTION OF ETHIOPIA’S GERD CONTINUES

CONSTRUCTION OF ETHIOPIA’S GERD CONTINUES

Construction of the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will continue because of it’s economical benefits.

The decision was made by the Prime Minister in response to the query from the members of the House of People Representative (HPR).

 “Nobody can stop the completion of the flagship project, Ethiopia will continue

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