Latest Business News - Africa

Zambias first wind power plant soon to commence construction

 The US Trade and Development Agency has approved a $1.05M grant to support a feasibility study for Zambia’s first wind power plant. The funding was awarded to renewable power project  Read More..

Posted on : 23 Aug,2017

Tullow Oil starts exploring for oil and gas in Zambia

 Tullow Oil, a British company, has now started oil and gas exploration in northern Zambia; this is after the government sent soil samples sent to European laboratories revealed traces of  Read More..

Posted on : 23 Aug,2017

TCN Secures $2Bn to Expand Power Transmission Capacity to 20,000MW

 The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has secured close to $2Bn for the rehabilitation of the national grid infrastructure and expansion of its power transmission capacity. They are  Read More..

Posted on : 23 Aug,2017

TuNur looking to export solar energy from Tunisia to EU

 TuNur Ltd has filed an application with the Tunisian Ministry of Energy, Mines and Renewable Energy to develop a 4.5 GW solar export project in the Sahara desert in southwestern  Read More..

Posted on : 23 Aug,2017

Nigeria projected to surpass Africas renewable energy target by 2020

 Nigeria power experts believe Nigeria is likely to pass Africa’s renewable energy target of 2020. This is following surveys showing the adoption of solar and inverter technologies by  Read More..

Posted on : 23 Aug,2017

Cape Town reveals proposed sites for new water desalination plants

 Cape Town’s Granger Bay, Hout Bay and Dido Bay will have three proposed new desalination plants. The City intends to commission these to make extra drinking water for its residents and  Read More..

Posted on : 23 Aug,2017

U.S. building drone base next door to African 'tinderbox'

 Just minutes from the city, faint tire tracks blow away in the wind, and the vast expanse of sand quickly becomes disorienting.   The sprawling desert north of Agadez, in the west  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Aug,2017

Construction works to begin in Kenya in readiness for 2018 African Nations Championship

 Construction works are set to begin in Kenya in readiness for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) which will begin in January next year.   Caf inspectors will be in the country  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Aug,2017

MENA healthcare project pipeline valued at $55.2bn

 As much as $55.2bn worth of healthcare projects are in the pipeline in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in 2017, with major new developments expected to be announced at the  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Aug,2017

Nigeria seeks new economic frontiers on US$41bn rail modernisation investment

 Nigeria is seeking to explore new areas of revenue generation and diversification of its economy. Being the largest oil producer in Africa, it is seeking new opportunities through massive  Read More..

Posted on : 18 Aug,2017

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