Saturday, November 17, 2018

Ghana to launch three new airlines

Aviation Minister Joseph Adda has directed the aviation industry regulator, the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), to ensure that it works assiduously to ensure...

Ethiopia launches $120 million waste-to-energy plant

by Katy Scott, CNN This weekend, the Ethiopian government inaugurated a $120 million waste-to-energy plant; right next to a garbage dump (that killed more than 110...

Nairobi-Addis Ababa road corridor boosts trade in the Horn of Africa

The 895-km highway corridor linking Kenya and Ethiopia has not only eased cross-border traffic between the two countries, but is a major push for...

Uganda reboots its Airline Industry

By Benjamin D Katz Uganda’s fledgling national airline will be a candidate for an initial public offering and closer cooperation with other carriers if the launch...

Africa50 mobilises funds to close Africa’s $108b power, infrastructure gap

Africa50 has emerged a key player in driving infrastructure investments with commercial rates of return in the region, in an effort to bridge the...

Africa50 Meeting: Kenyatta and Adesina call for accelerated private sector investment...

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has made an urgent call for developing and funding bankable infrastructure projects to drive Africa’s growth agenda. In his keynote address...

Tanzania to receive $123 million African Development Bank loan to finance...

The African Development Bank approved on Friday 20 July 2018, a loan of US$ 123.39 million to the United Republic of Tanzania to finance...

Madagascar has the fastest broadband speed in Africa

Madagascar has the fastest broadband internet speed in Africa and has average speeds much faster than some of the world’s wealthiest nations, according to...