SENIOR TRANSPORT ENGINEER, RDGW3 AT AFDB, KENYA

SENIOR TRANSPORT ENGINEER, RDGW3 AT AFDB, KENYA

The Senior Transport Engineer will support the implementation of the Bank Group’s vision for transport infrastructure and related services, and its future prospective areas of intervention in the sector.

The main work objectives of the position are the following:

  1. Contributing to the development of transport infrastructure and the sector as
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AFDB APPROVES GRANTS FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION LINKING CHAD AND CAMEROON

AFDB APPROVES GRANTS FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION LINKING CHAD AND CAMEROON

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved grants worth €40.94 million for the construction of a bridge to connect Cameroon and Chad across the Logone river.

The grants, comprising a €20.785 million tranche for Cameroon and €19.215 million for Chad, were approved on 30th April

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AFDB SIGN LOAN DEAL WITH SOUTH AFRICA TO BOOST TRANSPORT SYSTEM

AFDB SIGN LOAN DEAL WITH SOUTH AFRICA TO BOOST TRANSPORT SYSTEM

In a bid to help develop the nation’s transport system, The African Development Bank (AFDB) and SA Taxi Development Finance Proprietary Limited has signed a loan agreement.

The deals which is worth US$100 million will help support the firm growing strategy to empower taxi operators with limited access to finance

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AFDB APPROVES GRANTS FOR SMALL RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECTS

AFDB APPROVES GRANTS FOR SMALL RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECTS

The African Development Bank under its Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), has approved a US$760,000 grant to Empower New Energy AS (EmNEW), to develop at least eight small renewable energy projects with capacity ranging from1-10 MW, towards bankability and construction.

The grant will support a broad range

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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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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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YOUNG PROFESSIONALS PROGRAM (YPP) AT AFDB

YOUNG PROFESSIONALS PROGRAM (YPP) AT AFDB

The Africa Development Bank (AFDB) is to spur sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs), thus contributing to poverty reduction.

The Bank Group achieves this objective by:

  • Mobilizing and allocating resources for investment in RMCs; and
  • Providing policy advice and technical assistance to support development
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AFRICA DEVELOPMENT BANK APPROVED FINANCING PROGRAM FOR DESCOs

AFRICA DEVELOPMENT BANK APPROVED FINANCING PROGRAM FOR DESCOs

Sub-Saharan Africa need funds for electricity production but will financial providers stop worrying about political, regulatory and administrative barriers?

Sub-Saharan Africa’s energy systems face an enormous challenge due to low electricity generated. This has made Africa Development Bank (AfDB) to approve an innovative multinational financing program for Distributed Energy Service …

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SOUTH SUDAN WATER PROJECT TO GET US$24.7m FROM AFDB

SOUTH SUDAN WATER PROJECT TO GET US$24.7m FROM AFDB

AfDB to finance South Sudan water and sanitation project with US$24.7m

To support a developmental project in South Sudan, African Development Bank (AfDB) board of directors have approved a commitment of US$24.7m. The project receiving AfDB finance is titled South Sudan Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project.

The project …

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AFDB PREPARE FINANCIAL PACKAGE FOR ZIMBABWE

AFDB PREPARE FINANCIAL PACKAGE FOR ZIMBABWE

AFDB to prepare financial package for Zimbabwe after impressive economic reform

Africa development Bank has set up a plans to help Zimbabwe. The financial package comes as a result of the nation impressive political and economic reforms.

Speaking during the 54th Meeting of Boards of Governors of the AfDB, Dr …

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AFDB PLEDGE MORE SUPPORT TOWARDS INFRASTRUCTURE IN AFRICA

AFDB PLEDGE MORE SUPPORT TOWARDS INFRASTRUCTURE IN AFRICA

AFDB plans support for regional integration among Africa countries with investment in infrastructure, industrialisation and trade.

African Development Bank (AFDB) has announce plans to support African countries towards achieving deeper regional integration. This will be through investment in regional infrastructure development, industrialisation and trade.

Speaking during the 54th AFDB …

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SOMALIA TO RECEIVE €1 MILLION EUROS FOR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

SOMALIA TO RECEIVE €1 MILLION EUROS FOR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

Italian government issues €1 million euros for Somalia infrastructure development.

Somalia government is set to receive funds which will help grow the country Infrastructure. This is after Italian government signed a deal with African Development Bank (AfDB) Multi-Partner Somalia Infrastructure Fund. The fund is worth €1 million euros.

Somalia is …

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TANZANIA PRESIDENT UNHAPPY WITH LOAN CONDITION FROM FINANCING AGENCIES

TANZANIA PRESIDENT UNHAPPY WITH LOAN CONDITION FROM FINANCING AGENCIES

President John Magufuli unhappy with loans condition but assures that they can repay the money.

President John Magufuli is unhappy with the loan condition set by some multilateral financing agencies. According to him Tanzania has the resource to pay, but that the loan is getting to much.

The President made …

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KENYA THWAKE DAM GETS US$235M LOAN FROM AFDB

KENYA THWAKE DAM GETS US$235M LOAN FROM AFDB

Africa development bank (AFDB) approve two loans for the completion of Thwake dam in Kenya.

Africa development bank (AFDB) is making wave this period with its latest offer to Kenya. After releasing its AIIF3 just a couple of days ago, the firm has also approve two loans to Kenya. This …

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AFRICAN NATIONS TO GET US$40M FROM AFDB FOR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

AFRICAN NATIONS TO GET US$40M FROM AFDB FOR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

AFDB plans to release US$40m under the Africa Infrastructure Investment Fund (AIIF) to its Regional offices in Africa.

Developing Africa infrastructure is vital if the continent wants to reach the peak of its development. This is why Africa Development Bank (AFDB) is spurring sustainable development and social progress in the …

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AFDB APPROVE LOAN FOR KAMPALA-JINJA EXPRESSWAY PROJECT IN UGANDA

AFDB APPROVE LOAN FOR KAMPALA-JINJA EXPRESSWAY PROJECT IN UGANDA

AFDB approves loan for Kampala-Jinja Expressway project in Uganda.

Uganda has receive a loan worth US$229.5 million from the African Development Bank. This loan is to help finance phase one of the Kampala-Jinja Expressway project.

Meanwhile, the aim is to help Uganda reinforce its position as a regional transit hub. …

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NAMIBIA MINISTER FOR FINANCE ASK AFDB TO STOP PROJECT TENDER

NAMIBIA MINISTER FOR FINANCE ASK AFDB TO STOP PROJECT TENDER

Namibia Minister ask AFDB to hold tender process for major projects in the nation.

Minister for Finance, Calle Schlettwein has ask African Development Bank to stop the tender process for the rail and road project. This is as a result of dispute that the project will only favour foreign firm.…

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GHANA GET US$1.5M FROM AFDB FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

GHANA GET US$1.5M FROM AFDB FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

AFDB give Ghana US$1.5m as part of its plans to develop Africa’s energy deficits.

Ghanaian government has receive the sum of US$1.5m for its energy sector. This funds is from the African Development Bank Group (AFDB) with will help support the nation for energy generation. It will also help Ghana …

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AfDB : US$ 30m TO CONCLUDE CONNECTIVITY IN KENYA POWER SECTOR.

AfDB : US$ 30m TO CONCLUDE CONNECTIVITY IN KENYA POWER SECTOR.

Kenya Power will see its funding for the Last Mile Connectivity Project doubled by African Development Bank (AfDB).

AfDB gives Kenya US $30m for the first phase and second phase one of the Last Mile project money.  The funds will cover 600,000 Kenyan households connected to electricity with 314,000 targeted …

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