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Mobisol Launches Solar Solutions Sales and Operations in Kenya

German solar solutions company Mobisol has officially launched sales and operations in Kenya with the opening of a MobiShop in Kakamega Country in Western Kenya. Mobisol will provide reliable and affordable high-quality solar systems of...

Aliko Dangote Offers Government Tips on Securing Long-Term Investments

President of the Dangote Group and Africa’s richest man, Mr Aliko Dangote was called upon to deliver the keynote address at the 44th Annual General Meeting of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria on Thursday. In...

CIDO set to develop Diaspora Engagement Toolkit for Africans

In a quest to effectively engage and mobilize African Diaspora to support socio-economic development on the continent, the Citizens and Diaspora Directorate (CIDO) and The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) held a...
Futuregrowth

Development Agencies Partner to Guarantee Loans for Ethiopian Businesswomen

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency have signed a new loan portfolio guarantee agreement with Enat Bank. The agreement guarantees up to 50 per cent...
Buhari

Buhari Lauds Manufacturers on Investments, Assures of Government’s Partnership

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the resilience of manufacturers in Nigeria for their investments in the nation’s economy. Buhari gave the commendation on the occasion of the 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Manufacturers...
World Bank

World Bank: Africa’s Economy Declines to Two-Decade Low

Africa’s Pulse, the World Bank’s twice-yearly analysis of the continent’s economic data and trends reveals that Africa’s economy is expected to fall to a further 1.6 per cent this year after dipping to 3...

Kenya to Distribute 1.2 Million Laptops in Public Schools

Kenya will from today Friday September 30th begin the inspection and installation of digital devices in public primary schools across the country under the Digital Literacy Program (DLP). The project will deliver over 1.2 million...

UK Business Group Seeks Investment Opportunities in Kenya

Laurence Robertson is leading the Westminster Africa Business Group (WABG) from the UK on a visit to Kenya to scout for businesses and investments for the group that has business interest in Africa. “This group...
Mining

SA Mining Sector Battles Tough Times in the Wake of Subdued Commodity Prices, Mounting...

Companies had no choice but to cut back on new developments, re-focus on profitable production rather than maximum production to save costs 2016 marked another challenging year for SA’s mining industry in the wake of...

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