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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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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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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GHANA KICKS-OFF THE OBETSEBI-LAMPTEY INTERCHANGE PROJECT.

GHANA KICKS-OFF THE OBETSEBI-LAMPTEY INTERCHANGE PROJECT.

President Akufo-Addo commissions the construction of the Obetsebi-Lamptey interchange project Accra.

The Obetsebi-Lamptey interchange project came to be as a result of the usual heavy traffic congestion on the corridor that links Kaneshie, Graphic Road, Nkrumah Circle and Mamprobi at the Obetsebi-Lamptey circle.

The first phase of the project will …

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NIGERIA PLEDGES US $1.61bn FOR 24 HOURS POWER SUPPLY.

NIGERIA PLEDGES US $1.61bn FOR 24 HOURS POWER SUPPLY.

The Federal Government  in conjunction with some International donors has set aside US$1.6bn to ensure 24 hours power supply in Nigeria.

The Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria Alahji Usman Gur; at the Kumbosto Power substation in Kano revealed that the Federal Government of Nigeria has embarked on …

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KENYA SCOUTS FOR INTERNATIONAL LENDERS TO SPONSOR WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE FOOTBRIDGE.

KENYA SCOUTS FOR INTERNATIONAL LENDERS TO SPONSOR WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE FOOTBRIDGE.

Kenya is seeking for US $42 million to finance what is to be the world’s most expensive footbridge.

The footbridge will be constructed on Nairobi-Mombasa highway is four times more expensive than the recent one on Thika highway, each steel bridge will cost US $8 million.

The full details for …

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KENYA BEGINS THE SECOND PHASE OF THE RAILWAY PROJECT

KENYA BEGINS THE SECOND PHASE OF THE RAILWAY PROJECT

President Uhuru Kenyatta paves the way for the second phase of the railway project.

The railway second phase will cost US $ 1.5 billion and will extend from Nairobi to Rift Valley town of Naivasha. The project so far has been funded and built by a Chinese company and has …

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US $3.9bn FOR CONSTRUCTION OF ABUJA-ITAKPE RAILWAY.

US $3.9bn FOR CONSTRUCTION OF ABUJA-ITAKPE RAILWAY.

Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi signs a US $3.9bn deal with China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) for construction of Abuja-Itakpe railway.

The public private partnership will consist of 15% Nigerian equity, 10% CRCC equity and 75% borrowed  SPV from the Chinese Bank.

“The signing ceremony that we had today is

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CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW GHANA ARMY HEADQUATERS

CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW GHANA ARMY HEADQUATERS

The Vice President Dr Mahamadu Bawumia pioneered the ceremony for the construction of the new Ghana  Army Headquarters Complex at Burma Camp.

The new camp will accommodate the whole staff of the Ghana army force as well as offices to serve for administrative purposes. The complex will contain 37 offices, …

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LIBERIA’s NATIONAL HOUSING AUTHORITY PRESS FORWARD TO COMPLETE 60,000 HOUSING UNITS FOR LOW INCOME EARNERS

LIBERIA’s NATIONAL HOUSING AUTHORITY PRESS FORWARD TO COMPLETE 60,000 HOUSING UNITS FOR LOW INCOME EARNERS

The National Housing Authority plans to provide houses to low income earners at affordable prices.

The Managing Director to the National Housing Authority Madam Celia Coffey Brown revealed this at the Monrovia city hall during the 7th Program Steering Committee of Cities Alliance. According to her, 300 units has …

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NIGERIA GOVERNMENT APPROVES CONSTRUCTION OF NEW UNIVERSITY BUILDING

NIGERIA GOVERNMENT APPROVES CONSTRUCTION OF NEW UNIVERSITY BUILDING

FEC approve construction of new facility of art building at Adamawa State University.

Nigeria Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approve the construction of a new university building. The new building facility will be at Adamawa State University, Mubi town in the state.

The approval was announced by Minister of Education, …

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UGANDA DOCTORS OPPOSED CONSTRUCTION OF LUBOWA HOSPITAL PROJECT

UGANDA DOCTORS OPPOSED CONSTRUCTION OF LUBOWA HOSPITAL PROJECT

Doctors unhappy with Uganda government over support for the construction of Lubowa hospital.

Doctors of  Uganda Medical Association has express their dismay over government plans to support the construction of  a specialised hospital. The deal was signed with a consortium comprising of Finasi and ROKO Construction Company.

The plan is …

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CONSTRUCTION OF KENYA’s DONGO KUNDU BYPASS PHASE II TO BEGIN IN APRIL

CONSTRUCTION OF KENYA’s DONGO KUNDU BYPASS PHASE II TO BEGIN IN APRIL

Kenya Dongo Kundu phase II bypass to kick-off in April of this year.

The phase II construction work of Dongo Kundu Bypass will kick-off in April. This is as confirmed by  Kenya National Highways Authority Director General Peter Mundinia.

According to him, Japanese consortium Fujita Corporation/Mitsubishi Corporation is in charge …

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GUINEA GOVERNMENT SIGN DEAL WITH AHWA TO BUILD 4,000 HOMES

GUINEA GOVERNMENT SIGN DEAL WITH AHWA TO BUILD 4,000 HOMES

Guinea government agrees deal with AHWA worth US$207m.

Guinea’s Ministry of Housing and Urban development has sign a deal with AHWA to build 4,000 homes for its citizens. AHWA stands for American Homebuilders of West Africa (AHWA) and the deal is worth US$207m.

Guinea sign the deal with …

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CONSTRUCTION OF GHANA N4 FOOTBRIDGES IN PROGRESS

CONSTRUCTION OF GHANA N4 FOOTBRIDGES IN PROGRESS

Construction of N4 Footbridges in Ghana is at various levels of completion

Construction of the three(3) footbridges along the Adentan stretch of the N4 Highway is at various levels of completion. The N4 footbridges in Ghana only major problem is the underground utility and communication cables. These cables are impeding …

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RECONSTRUCTION OF OFEME COMMUNITY ROAD KICKS-OFF

RECONSTRUCTION OF OFEME COMMUNITY ROAD KICKS-OFF

Federal government flags off reconstruction of Ofeme community road

The long awaited reconstruction of Ofeme community road in Abia state has kicked-off. This is after the flag-off was performed yesterday by the federal government in partnership with Dangote Industries Limited.

The project is under the Executive Order #7 of 2019 …

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CONSTRUCTION OF DAR-MORO SGR IN TANZANIA REACHES 42%

CONSTRUCTION OF DAR-MORO SGR IN TANZANIA REACHES 42%

Tanzania Dar-Moro standard gauge railway construction reaches 42% completion.

The Construction of Tanzania’s biggest standard gauge railway (SGR) is 42% complete according to the government. The Dar-Moro SGR will help connect its main port of Dar es Salaam to its land-locked neighbours. These neighbours include, the Democratic Republic of Congo, …

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Construction of Namutumba Health Centre III kicks-off in Uganda

The Construction of  Namutumba Health Centre III in Uganda have begun. The project which is worth Shs500m is part of the World bank’s plan to grow the Ugandan health sector.

The  Namutumba Health Centre III will have a maternity ward, children, …

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CONSTRUCTION OF UGANDA-TANZANIA PIPELINE TO START IN JUNE

CONSTRUCTION OF UGANDA-TANZANIA PIPELINE TO START IN JUNE

Plans underway for the construction of Uganda-Tanzania pipeline.

The much anticipated construction of Uganda-Tanzania pipeline will kick-off in June. The underground pipeline will transport crude oil across both countries as well as create a strong bond between them.

The Uganda-Tanzania pipeline which is 1,445-km long will run from Hoima in …

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