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Angola begins rehabilitating over 1000km of Railway

 Angolan Minister of Transport, Augusto da Silva Tomás, has described the rehabilitation and modernization of the 1.344km of railway and installation of new communication and traffic  Read More..

Posted on : 10 Jul,2017

Akosombo hydro project in Ghana has notable increase in water levels

 Plans are underway by the Volta River Authority (VRA) management to boost power generation, at two stations on Volta River. These sations are Kpone Thermal Power and Akosombo Hydro Generation  Read More..

Posted on : 10 Jul,2017

Nigeria to save $1.5b annually on gas Project

 If the Natural Gas project, an initiative that was first introduced by Nigerian Gas Company, NGC, in 1989 is sustained, the federal government would be saving about $1.5 billion annually,  Read More..

Posted on : 10 Jul,2017

Lafarge Africa Bridges Skills Gap in Home Construction

 Lafarge Africa Plc., is using its Easy Home, an innovative affordable housing initiative, to bridge the skills gap in Nigeria’s construction industry, by giving home builders access to  Read More..

Posted on : 10 Jul,2017

Dangote Cement: Capacity Building Across Africa Drives Financial Strength

 Two global rating agencies, Moody’s Investors Service and Global Credit Ratings (GCR), have rated Dangote Cement high for its financial strength and corporate outlook.   In the  Read More..

Posted on : 10 Jul,2017

Italian firm wins Sh40bn Konza city roads, sewerage contract

 The planned construction of Kenya’s first smart city, Konza, is expected to start in earnest this month following the award of a Sh40 billion infrastructure design and building contract  Read More..

Posted on : 07 Jul,2017

Joburg school is Africa first to achieve Green Star rating

 The school is part of the non-governmental organisation, Streetlight Schools, and boasts a number of green building and sustainability focused measures. The accolade was awarded by the Green  Read More..

Posted on : 07 Jul,2017

Work on phase 4 of Wernhil Park Shopping Centre in Namibia launched

 Broll Namibia, a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group has officially launched the construction of phase 4 of Wernhil Park Shopping Centre in Namibia.   The project was  Read More..

Posted on : 07 Jul,2017

Congo to delay Inga 3 hydroelectric project

 The Democratic Republic of Congo has recently made a statement that the Inga 3 hydroelectric project is not yet expected to start producing power as originally planned in 2020 or 2021 but until  Read More..

Posted on : 07 Jul,2017

Zimbabwe avails US$5m for Gwayi Shangani Dam Project

 The Chinese contractor in charge with construction of the Gwayi Shangani Dam in Matabeleland North Province resumed work on earlier on this week after Treasury availed $5m towards the  Read More..

Posted on : 07 Jul,2017

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