SOLAR ENERGY TO HELP ENHANCE RURAL ELECTRIFICATION IN NIGERIA

SOLAR ENERGY TO HELP ENHANCE RURAL ELECTRIFICATION IN NIGERIA

Sokoto government to use solar power for rural electrification.

At a News conference in Sokoto , the special adviser to Governor Aminu Tambuwal on Public Private Partnership (PPP), Alhaji Bashir Gidado, disclosed that the state government have started the process of connecting rural households to solar power. This move is …

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TANZANIA’S BAGAMOYO PORT CONSTRUCTION IN GOOD PROGRESS

TANZANIA’S BAGAMOYO PORT CONSTRUCTION IN GOOD PROGRESS

Bagamoyo port construction in good progress but the country miss out on ownership after falling short of the required fund as per the contract signed with China and Oman.

The Bagamoyo Port is a proposed port to be constructed in Bagamoyo, Tanzania. The port which is the largest government infrastructure …

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MINI-CEMENT PLANT CONSTRUCTION STALL DUE TO POLITICAL TENSION

MINI-CEMENT PLANT CONSTRUCTION STALL DUE TO POLITICAL TENSION

Karsan Ramji and Sons company suspends construction of its US $4m mini-cement plant due to the country political tension.

Kenya election is currently making wave around the continent of Africa for the wrong reason and it has gradual starting to affect the construction industry and different sectors in the country.…

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US$3.24m Water Supply project in Uganda completed

US$3.24m Water Supply project in Uganda completed

Communities gain from the completed Kapeeka Water Supply project in Uganda.

The Kapeeka Water Supply project in Uganda worth about US$3.24m have just been completed. The project which was carried out by The National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) to benefit five sub-counties and Town Councils in both Nakaseke and …

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CONSTRUCTION OF LONGEST TUNNEL IN NORTH AFRICA PROGRESSING WELL

CONSTRUCTION OF LONGEST TUNNEL IN NORTH AFRICA PROGRESSING WELL

Good Progress reported on the construction of longest tunnel in North Africa.

China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC) which is working on Algeria’s Gantas railway tunnel – the longest railway tunnel in North Africa, has officially announced the successful cutting through of the tunnel.

The Chinese firm said that this …

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Nigeria moves up 24 points in world’s ease of doing business ranking

Nigeria moves up 24 points in world’s ease of doing business ranking

Nigeria moves up in World Bank Business ranking

According to World Bank 2018 reports, it has been confirmed that Nigeria have moved from 169th to 145th in the world’s ease of doing business ranking.

Other countries who also improved their business environment through numerous reforms includes;  El Salvador, India, Malawi, …

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ROSATOM TO DEVELOP NUCLEAR PLANT IN NIGERIA

ROSATOM TO DEVELOP NUCLEAR PLANT IN NIGERIA

Russia and Nigeria signed agreement to build a nuclear plant and research centre in the country.

Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation is a state corporation in Russia, which is the regulatory body of the Russian nuclear complex has signed an agreement with Nigeria on the construction and operation of a …

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IVANHOE MINES AGREE MOU WITH SNCC TO BUILD RAILWAY

IVANHOE MINES AGREE MOU WITH SNCC TO BUILD RAILWAY

Ivanhoe mine sign MOU with SNCC to rebuild the railway spur line which will support a new era of operation at the Kipushi zinc-copper mine.

Ivanhoe Mines Ltd which is a Canadian mineral exploration and development company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s …

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PROJEKTA 2017 HELD IN ANGOLA GETS POSITIVE ASSESSMENT

PROJEKTA 2017 HELD IN ANGOLA GETS POSITIVE ASSESSMENT

Projekta 2017 get positive assessment after different construction industries showcased their project with a turn-out of over 100 exhibitors.

Projekta is now the largest sector platform in establishing contacts and promoting products and services in the areas of Construction, Public Works, Urbanism and Architecture in Angola.

During the weekend, the …

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CHINA ANNOUNCES PART CANCELLATION OF MOZAMBIQUE’S DEBT

CHINA ANNOUNCES PART CANCELLATION OF MOZAMBIQUE’S DEBT

China forgives part of Mozambique’s debt

During a ceremony in Maputo, where Mozambique’s Deputy Foreign Minister Nyeleti Mondlane and the Chinese ambassador, Su Jian, signed various economic and technical cooperation agreements, it was announced that the interest on Chinese loans that should have been paid by the end of this …

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IFC ANNOUNCED PLANS FOR US$653M SOLAR PROJECT IN EGYPT

IFC ANNOUNCED PLANS FOR US$653M  SOLAR PROJECT IN EGYPT

International Finance Corporation partners with nine international banks to build Benban solar park which will be the largest solar park in the world.

International Finance Corporation (IFC) which is a member of the World bank has announced plans to construct 13 solar power plant in Aswan, Egypt. The project which …

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GHANA SEEKS FOR LOWER SULPHUR CONTENT IN NIGERIAN FUEL

GHANA SEEKS FOR LOWER SULPHUR CONTENT IN NIGERIAN FUEL

Ghana urges Nigeria to reduce sulphur content in its fuel

The institution responsible for petroleum regulation in Nigeria have been asked by its counterpart, the Ghana National Petroleum Authority (NPA) to take measures in reducing the sulphur content in its diesel fuel to about 50parts per million(ppm).

Currently Nigeria is …

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ALCATEL AND IOX CABLE LTD TO CONNECT SOUTH AFRICA TO MAURITIUS AND INDIA

ALCATEL AND IOX CABLE LTD TO CONNECT SOUTH AFRICA TO MAURITIUS AND INDIA

Africa to get improved Telecommunication and Internet service through the IOX Fiber Optic Submarine Cable System.

A Mauritius-based fiber optic cable company, IOX Cable Limited, and Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN), a telecommunications firm, have commenced survey for an 8,850 kilometers Undersea IOX Cable System which is intended to be the …

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