AFDB AND GHANA SIGN DEAL TO FINANCES EASTERN CORRIDOR ROAD

AFDB AND GHANA SIGN DEAL TO FINANCES EASTERN CORRIDOR ROAD

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.

During a

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RIVERS STATE BUDGET OF REASSURANCE – ANALYSING THE ₦530 BILLION EXPENDITURE

RIVERS STATE BUDGET OF REASSURANCE – ANALYSING THE ₦530 BILLION EXPENDITURE

Rivers residents commend Chief. (Barr) Nyesom Wike (Mr. Project) for the huge capital expenditure in the Rivers State budget targeted to boost investors’ confidence in the state.

Mr. Project signed the 2020 Rivers State budget of ₦530,813,357,619 into law after being passed by the State House of Assembly last year.

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KYAPA-KASENSERO ROAD REPAIR BEGINS IN UGANDA

KYAPA-KASENSERO ROAD REPAIR BEGINS IN UGANDA

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

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NEW CESA PRESIDENT CALLS FOR ENGINEER-GENERAL TO OVERSEE PROJECT IN SOUTH AFRICA

NEW CESA PRESIDENT CALLS FOR ENGINEER-GENERAL TO OVERSEE PROJECT IN SOUTH AFRICA

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.

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KENYA GOVERNMENT LAUNCHED MILK COOLING PLANT

KENYA GOVERNMENT LAUNCHED MILK COOLING PLANT

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.

Speaking during the

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KENYA PRESIDENT SET TO UNVEIL SIMBA CEMENT PLANT

KENYA PRESIDENT SET TO UNVEIL SIMBA CEMENT PLANT

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

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NEW ROAD TECHNOLOGY ON SHOWCASE IN LIBERIA

NEW ROAD TECHNOLOGY ON SHOWCASE IN LIBERIA

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

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UGANDA AND JAPAN SIGN ROAD COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEAL

UGANDA AND JAPAN SIGN ROAD COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEAL

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

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AFRICAN POPULATION TO INCREASE BY 2100- PEW RESEARCH

AFRICAN POPULATION TO INCREASE BY 2100- PEW RESEARCH

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

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MOROCCO IS SET TO CONSTRUCT A SECOND RABAT-CASABLANCA HIGHWAY

MOROCCO IS SET TO CONSTRUCT A SECOND RABAT-CASABLANCA HIGHWAY

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

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UK TO INVEST IN AFRICA’S RENEWABLE ENERGY

UK TO INVEST IN AFRICA’S RENEWABLE ENERGY

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

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IVORY COAST SIGNS NEW ADDENDUM FOR USD 1.5 BILLION RAIL PROJECT

IVORY COAST SIGNS NEW ADDENDUM FOR USD 1.5 BILLION RAIL PROJECT

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

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RECONDITIONING OF KENYA’S NYAYO STADIUM TO BE COMPLETED IN MARCH

RECONDITIONING OF KENYA’S NYAYO STADIUM TO BE COMPLETED IN MARCH

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 SECURE KENYA POWER METER CONTRACT

CHINESE FIRM SECURE KENYA POWER METER CONTRACT

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

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AFDB TO INVEST IN NIGERIA WATER AND SANITATION SECTOR

AFDB TO INVEST IN NIGERIA WATER AND SANITATION SECTOR

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

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