The largest construction event in Kenya is back! The The Big 5 Construct Kenya is taking place from 5 – 7 November 2019 at KICC, Nairobi, Kenya. The official exhibition of Kenya’s National Construction Week includes the latest innovations in the construction industry that dedicated visitors like architects, contractors, engineers, …Read More
President Andry Rajoelina visit ongoing projects at two different communities in Madagascar.
Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina has today visited different project across the nation. The President visit communities like Vinaninkarena and Antsirabe.
During his visit to Vinaninkarena, President Andry said every household is entitled to a decent home. He also …Read More
New capital city construction in progress due to future population increase in Cairo.
Egypt are spending US$58BN to construct an entire new capital city from scratch. The city which name is yet unknown will be located 45 kilometers (28 miles) east of Cairo.
The aim for the project is to …Read More
Ethiopia gets US$63m grants from Korea Eximbank for construction of BRT corridor B6 construction.
Korea Eximbank has sign a deal with Ethiopia to fund the construction of a BRT corridor road. The BRT corridor will contribute towards easing transportation problem in the city.
Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor is a …Read More
Construction of solar power plant set to kick-off in early 2020 which will increase electricity supply in Zimbabwe.
RioZim is set to kick-off construction of 178 megawatt solar plant after a chinese bank agreed to bankroll the project. The project will ameliorate the crippling power crisis buffeting the entire economy.…Read More
Sinohydro halt construction of Kafue Gorge hydroelectric dam due to difficulties beyond its control.
Construction of Kafue Gorge hydroelectric dam was put on hold by China’s state-owned Sinohydro. The dam was put on hold due to “difficulties beyond its control” according to Sinohydro.
The construction which kick-off in 2015 has …Read More
Radiant and Eldosol plants set to commence after consortium companies agrees financial deal.
Construction of two solar photovoltaic plants is set to kick-off after deal was agreed. The deal which is worth US$147m will diversify Kenya’s electricity supply away from both rain-dependent hydro and fossil fuels. It will also contribute …Read More
Warri-Benin Highway reopens but when will the federal government start leading by examples for all Federal road projects.
Government of Delta state in Nigeria has reopen the warri-benin highway. The highway which was close due to the reconstruction of the road project. Meanwhile, the announcement was made by State Commissioner …Read More
Why did it take so long for Ghana ministry of health to intervene after project has been abandoned.
Construction of 80-bed capacity Polyclinic at kasoa will soon kick-off according to Ghana Health Minister. The project will aim to help resident of Kasoa have access to good health care facilities.
Speaking …Read More
The Big 5 Portfolio of international construction events (including the largest construction exhibition in the Middle East) is launching in Nigeria from 9 – 11 September 2019 at Landmark Centre, Lagos.
This dedicated construction event will gather buyers and suppliers of construction in one place. Our exhibitors include of …Read More
After The Big 5 Construct Egypt’s successful launch last year which brought together over 11,000 construction industry professionals from 60 participating countries, the event is returning bigger and better in 2019 to bring you everything infrastructure and construction for building the new Egypt.
The Big 5 Construct Egypt …Read More
President Mnangagwa launch road rehabilitation under Japan US$21 million infrastructural development grants.
President of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa has launch the north-south corridor road rehabilitation. The road rehab will fall under the US$21 million grants from the Japanese Government. This grant will help support the Japanese engineers and the Ministry of …Read More
Kenya’s President’s Delivery Unit team announce progress of US$4.3m (Ksh.445.7m) Kericho bypass project.
Kericho is the biggest town in Kericho County as it is located in the highlands west of the Kenyan Rift Valley. The place has a warm and temperate climate making it an ideal location for agriculture and …Read More
Gov buni sign deal with Family Homes Fund for the construction of 2600 housing units in the state.
Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni has signed a deal with management of Family Homes Fund for the construction of 2600 housing units. This housing unit will be spread across Yobe …Read More
Qatar representatives meet with Somalia’s prime minister over plans to build a new seaport in Hobyo, Somalia.
The Qatari group arrived in Mogadishu, the capital, on Monday and is led by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs H E Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani
In a press …Read More
Sentema interchange at 60% complete according to UNRA Uganda.
The construction of an interchange at sentema which is along Kampala – Northern Bypass is at 60%. This was announced by Uganda National Road Authority (UNRA).
According to UNRA, the Sentema is now widened to ensure future free flow of traffic …Read More
Ogun State kick-off construction of 120 bed wards and 30 doctors quarters at the state specialist hospital.
Ogun state Governor in western part of Nigeria has announced plans to improve the health care sector in the state. The plans is to construct 120 bed wards and 30 doctors quarters at …Read More
Kieni constituency to build level four hospital after securing funds from Ministry of health in Kenya.
Kenya’s Kieni constituency has secure fund for the construction of a level four hospital. The fund which is worth US$541k (Sh30 million) will help them have another existing level four hospital in the constituency.…Read More
First of 32 berths of Lamu port completed in Kenya with the second and third set for completion in december 2020.
Lamu port which is a transport and infrastructure project in Kenya has completed it first Berth. The port when completed will be Kenya second transport corridor. The first berth …Read More
Federal Capital Development Authority says nigeria need US$3trn but can they manage and use the money wisely to solve this problem if they eventually get the fund?
Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) announced in Abuja that Nigeria needs US$3trn to solve their infrastructure deficit problem. This fund will be for …Read More