Friday, July 21, 2017

U.S to Support Hydroelectric Plant Development in Kenya

The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has granted Virunga Power Kenya Limited funds to conduct a feasibility study for the development of...

Uganda Partners Russian Energy Firm on Nuclear Power Development

Uganda and Russia have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the development of uranium into nuclear power. The MoU was signed by Uganda’s State Minister...

Digitizing Malawi for a Brighter Digital Future

The World Bank has provided a $72.4 million International Development Association credit to help Malawi build the digital foundations needed to help the country...

Unearthing young talent with the ‘Niger App Challenge’

“I got the idea to create my ‘Health Coach’ application from discussions with other women. The app helps women monitor their pregnancy and the...

Tanzania: Dar es Salaam to Host Continental Mobile & Digital Inclusion...

The Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania will be the destination of the Mobile 360- Africa Conference from the 11th – 13th,...

Andela Opens Third African Base in Uganda

As the need for world-class talent in global tech ecosystems increases, Andela has launched operations in Kampala, Uganda to continue connecting the most talented...

$100m Investment to Improve Broadband Connectivity in Africa

World Bank Group member IFC has partnered with Google Inc., Converge Partners and Mitsui & Co. to improve internet access in underserved regions in...

Ghana to host Africa’s first Spaceship Research Centre

The first Spaceship Research Centre in Africa is to be constructed and hosted in Ghana at the Atomic Energy Commission enclave at Haatso in Accra. Global...