Sunday, July 23, 2017

Gigawatt Global expands its green energy offerings in Africa with ...

Gigawatt Global has unveiled a street lighting project using solar power in downtown Bujumbura, lighting the heavily-trafficked central bus station and nearby marketplace in...

Innoson to Commence Exportation of Made-in-Nigeria Cars to Mali

Nigerian Car Manufacturer, Innoson is set to commence the exportation of cars to West African neighbours Mali after a delegation from the landlocked country...

Rwandan Govt, World Bank Ink $120m skills development deal

The Rwandan Government and the World Bank, on Monday, signed a $120 million (about Rwf100 billion) financial agreement to support skills development across multiple...

Global hedge fund to increase investments in Rwanda

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has met a delegation from Pharo Management Company, a hedge fund that specialises in emerging markets. The delegation, that comprised various...

Tanzania Wins $21.7 million from Climate Investment Funds to advance geothermal...

The Climate Investment Funds (CIF) has approved US $21.7 million for the United Republic of Tanzania to finance its Geothermal Energy Development Project. The project...

Cameroon: AfDB President lays foundation stone of Lom Pangar Dam power...

On Sunday 17 July 2017, the President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, laid the foundation stone of the Lom Pangar...

Tanzania: Merck Foundation to Build Capacity in Healthcare Sector

The Merck Foundation has committed to building healthcare capacity and improving access to innovative and equitable healthcare solutions across Tanzania. Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO, Merck...

South Africa Commits $7.7m to Support Emerging Black Filmmakers

According to the Director of Film Production at the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) of South Africa Nelly Molokoane, the dti will...