Monday, November 19, 2018
Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso on Monday began work to overhaul and expand a single-track rail line connecting Abidjan to the Burkinabe capital that is a vital link between the Sahel and Atlantic coast. Renovating the 1,260-kilometre (782-mile) track —...
US-based advisory service firm CrossBoundary, in partnership with The Rockefeller Foundation have officially launched the Mini-Grid Innovation Lab in Nairobi, Kenya. The Lab, with support from The Rockefeller Foundation, is the first R&D Fund for Sub-Saharan Africa that focuses exclusively...
South Africa has expressed disappointment at not being granted exemption from the US Section 232 steel and aluminium tariff duties. Monday, 30 April, US President Donald Trump signed proclamations granting permanent country-exemptions to a select number of countries and extended...
KIGALI, June 27 (Reuters) – Volkswagen will launch a car assembly facility in Rwanda on Wednesday, the first such factory in the East African nation as Europe’s biggest carmaker expands its presence in the region. Car ownership remains low in...
The Lake Turkana Wind power (LTWP) project will soon be connected to the national grid now that the government of Kenya has contracted a consortium of Chinese companies to complete the construction of a major  transmission line that will...
The Government of Rwanda and Metito have announced the financial close of the Kigali Bulk Water Supply Project. This project is the first competitively tendered Build Operate Transfer (BOT) Water Concession in Sub-Saharan Africa outside of South Africa. Construction is forecasted to last...
Nigeria is ready to embrace tunneling technology and underground space utilization; the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said. The minister has also expressed his support for the inclusion of tunneling engineering in the academic curriculum of the Nigerian...
The government of Victoria has announced the route for the long-awaited North East Link road project. This will complete a ring-road around Melbourne, connecting the suburbs in the east from Nunawading, to Greensborough in the north. The route spans...
Investec Asset Management (Investec), through its African private equity capability, has made a follow-on growth equity investment alongside its consortium partners into Mobisol, one of Africa’s leading providers of off-grid solar home systems (SHS). Investec made an initial equity investment...
Eritrea is considering building a port on its Red Sea coastline to export potash from deposits being developed in the Horn of Africa nation, a mines ministry official said. Plans for the harbor signal the country’s reemergence as a potential...
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