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Mega dam construction in Ethiopia promises remarkable progress says government

 Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) released a report stating that two turbines of the mega dam can start generating hydroelectric power by the early months of next year. Seleshi Bekele,  Read More..

Posted on : 28 Oct,2019

MAIT facilities are to commence in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

 The construction of Satellite Manufacturing, Assembly, Integration and Testing (MAIT) facility in Addis Ababa is set to begin by the Ethiopian government. This is the starting of second phase  Read More..

Posted on : 28 Oct,2019

Kenya begins construction of US $168m Western Bypass

Kenya national Highway Authority(kenHa) and the Ministry of transport has announced that construction of US $168m Western Bypass has begun with the project being the fourth and final ring of the  Read More..

Posted on : 18 Sep,2019

Kenya launches test run on Phase 2A of its SGR Line

 The government of Kenya has launched a 15 day test run on its Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) phase 2A project, which is currently on its final stage of construction. This is inorder to establish  Read More..

Posted on : 18 Sep,2019

Economic 'game changer'? African leaders launch free-trade zone

NIAMEY (Reuters) - African leaders launched a continental free-trade zone on Sunday that if successful would unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc and usher in a new era of  Read More..

Posted on : 13 Sep,2019

22nd Buildexpo Africa 2019 starts tomorrow at the Diamond Jubilee Hall in Dar es Salaam

 22nd Buildexpo Tanzania opens at Dar-es Salaam from the 12th to 14th September 2019 at the Diamond Jubilee Hall between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM. The trade exhibition will be inaugurated by,  Read More..

Posted on : 11 Sep,2019

Ethiopia begins the construction of Adwa centre in Addis Ababa.

The Adwa Centre (known as Anti-colonial struggle memorial centre) has begun its construction in the heart of Addis Ababa. The land for this construction was once given to Ethiopian born Saudi  Read More..

Posted on : 09 Sep,2019

40 intersections to be constructed in Addis Ababa to ease city traffic

The ever-growing population of Ethiopia capital Addis Ababa, which now going up to 3.5 million is a concern to the government for its transport traffic control. In an attempt to manage traffic  Read More..

Posted on : 11 Sep,2019

USD 1.38 billion Rufiji hydropower plant project begins construction

Tanzania President John Magufuli finally laid the foundation stones of Rufiji Hydroelectric Power Station (RHPP) in Stiegler’s Gorge marking the beginning of its construction. The 2,115 MW  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Aug,2019

USD 173,000 set aside for hospital construction by Tanzania

John Magufuli President of Tanzania has pledged to release USD 173,000 for the construction of Kisaki Hospital in Morogoro region. The President took the pledge during the time of laying stones for  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Aug,2019

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