FUNDING AFRICA’S INFRASTRUCTURE GAP

FUNDING AFRICA’S INFRASTRUCTURE GAP

A look at Infrastructure funding gap across Africa and remedies so far.

Key to enabling African economies to make the most of their opportunities is developing infrastructure in the region. Across the continent, new laws are being implemented and alternative sources of infrastructure funding are being sought in order to …

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African Union held minute silence for Dr. René Kouassi

African Union held minute silence for Dr. René Kouassi

African union mourns Dr. René Kouassi with a minute silence.

During the African Union’s Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives, a minute of silence was held in remembrance of Dr. René Kouassi. He passed away on Sunday 14th January in his home country, Côte d’Ivoire.

Dr. René Kouassi was AU

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TANZANIA MORE FAVORED WITH THE US$ 175bn GAS ROADMAP PROJECT

TANZANIA MORE FAVORED WITH THE US$ 175bn GAS ROADMAP PROJECT

Tanzania will benefit from US-led initiative to invest in gas plants in Africa.

US companies will invest US $175 bn in gas power projects in Tanzania and eight other African countries. Other countries include Kenya, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Angola, Mozambique and South Africa.

The countries were picked for …

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AfDB GRANTS AIR CÔTE D’IVOIRE €98m LOAN AND €17m PARTIAL RISK GUARANTEE

AfDB GRANTS AIR CÔTE D’IVOIRE €98m LOAN AND €17m PARTIAL RISK GUARANTEE

Air Côte D’Ivoire secures €98m loan and €17.06m Partial Risk Guarantee for its expansion program

The Board of Directors of African Development Bank (AfDB) Group have approved a total of €98m loan for Air Côte D’Ivoire to enable the airline expand its operations. The loan consists of a €51.16 million …

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