Sunday, March 26, 2017

$74m AfDB Financing to Fix Mozambique/Tanzania Link Road

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $71.8 million grant and $3.1 loan to the Government of Mozambique towards the reinforcement of the Muenda- Negomano road section on the transport corridor between Mozambique...

Kenyan Scholars hail Chinese Efforts in Africa’s Rail Development

The launch of the Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti railway has shown China's special position in the modernization of Africa's infrastructure, Kenyan scholars have said. "The launching of the Ethiopia-Djibouti standard gauge railway line is expected to spur...
Railway

China to Build Africa a High-Speed Railway Network

Africa’s dream to connect all its capital and major cities with an Integrated High-speed Railway Network has taken another critical step following the signing of a Five-Year Action Plan between the African Union Commission...
Infrastructure

New Road Infrastructure set to Boost Trade Kenya-Uganda Trade

Trade between Uganda and Kenya is projected to increase as the construction of a new and shorter route from Mbale to the Lwakaka border post in eastern Uganda kicks off. The state minister for trade,...
power

USAID Pledges to Improve Ghana’s Power Planning

Under the U.S. government’s Power Africa Initiative, USAID will support the Ghana Government to develop a comprehensive power sector master plan through the IRRP project. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the...
Tema Port

$1.5billion Mobilized for Tema Port Expansion Project

Meridian Port Services (MPS) says it has secured the sum of USD 1.5 billion for the expansion of Ghana's Tema Port project which is expected to boost trade flows and links across West Africa. MPS...

Privinvest Forms Shipbuilding Joint Venture to Boost Maritime Economy in Angola

Privinvest the Middle East based shipbuilding group, has announced the start of a major shipbuilding and maritime economy programme with the Republic of Angola. The programme will initially see Privinvest provide a range of vessels...
Construction

Stakeholders in Ghana Construction Industry Hold Three-day Expo to Showcase Innovation

A three-day Building and Construction Fair to provide exposure for both individuals and companies in the sector to showcase their product and services innovation as well as discuss pertinent issues affecting the industry has...

Work begins on $1.2 billion Accra Eco Park

The construction of the $1.2 billion Accra Eco park is underway, following a sod cutting ceremony to signal the beginning of the project. The ecotourism project is being undertaken by the Forestry Commission and its...

Liberia’s Hydropower Project Nears Completion

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia has expressed satisfaction over the significant level of work done at various projects inspected on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 especially the Mt. Coffee Hydropower Rehabilitation Project in Harrisburg...