Latest Business News - Africa

Kenya cuts the sod for Africa's tallest building in Nairobi

 The 900-feet twin Pinnacle Towers will have 70 floors including a 45-floor Hilton Hotel, 20 floors of offices, 200 residential houses, 3-floor basement parking, gaming zone, 3-floor luxury  Read More..

Posted on : 22 Jun,2017

Mali to get its first HFO-fueled power station

 Albatros Energie Mali (AEM), a private sector power plant operator based in Mali is looking to construct a 90mw HFO-fueled power station in the Kayes region of the country. he power station  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Construction begins at Olembe sports complex in Cameroon

 Construction works has begun at the Olembe sports complex in Cameroon which is anticipated to host the opening ceremony of the 32nd edition of the African Cup of Nations in 2019.   The  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Tanzania Kinyerezi II power project anticipated to inject 240MW

 Kinyerezi II power project should be injecting 30 to 240MW of electricity to the national grid by December this year project manager Steven Manda. So far, the project has progressed to 63%  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Road built to ease traffic congestion at SGR stations in Kenya

 Kenya now says that access roads to SGR stations in Kenya will be constructed to ease traffic congestion. A 1.5km access road to Miritini Railway Station for instance from the shopping center  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Construction outlook in South Africa is 'moderate'

 This is a result of economic slowdown, poor investor sentiment, high unemployment and a weak currency, which will weigh on construction spending.    The industry's output value in  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Crossing the continent

 South Africa’s Stahl Cranes & Hoists has completed the construction and installation of a two-beam bridge crane in Ghana, more than 10,000km away   Johannesburg-based Stahl  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Mega water project in Rwanda launched

 Rwanda’s Kicukiro District will soon have increased access to clean water following the launch of a mega water project in the district. The US1.44m water project launched early this week  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Jun,2017

The Silo: Is this Africa's best new hotel?

 Cape Town's The Silo Hotel -- named after the former grain-silo complex in which it is housed -- opened its doors in March as an instant Cape Town landmark.   From the outside, it's an  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Jun,2017

Gulu Logistics Hub takes off

 Moses Sabiiti, country director Trade Mark East Africa said Uganda has begun to play a wider logistics role in the Great Lakes region despite its landlocked position.    “For  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Jun,2017

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