Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Rhodes Food Group Set To Buy South Africa Foodservice

General Mills has said that it has reached an agreement to sell its South Africa food service business to Rhodes Food Group, Footprint to Africa reports. It will be recalled that General Mills had announced...

World Bank Tasks Ethiopia On Job Creation & Infrastructure Development

World Bank has tasked the government of Ethiopia to urgently address the issue of job creation and infrastructure development to meet the growing demand of ever increasing urban population of the country. The bank made...

Zimbabwe Firm to Set Up Oxygen Plant

A Zimbabwean firm is to set up an oxygen manufacturing plant, a development likely to save the country millions in foreign currency through a reduction in oxygen imports, the Financial Gazette can report. Samson Venge,...

Nigeria: Lagos to fund Lekki Free Trade Zone with $62bn

The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode has said his administration in partnership with its Chinese partners will commit $62 million in the next six months as part of its counterpart funding to advance...
AGOA

Ghanaian Stakeholders equipped to increase exports under AGOA

A technical workshop has been organised in Ghana to equip exporters to maximize the opportunities the African Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA) trade agreement. Mr Mark Badu-Aboagye, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana National...
Railway

Transnet Appeals To Private Sector For Transport Infrastructure Project

Stated-owned freight logistics utility Transnet has issued a request for proposals (RFP) inviting private logistics companies to design, build, operate, maintain and eventually hand over an inland container terminal, earmarked for Tambo-Springs, in eastern...
Water Resource

Isreal Pledges Water Resource Aid To Ethiopia

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that Israel will support Ethiopia to develop its water resources by enhancing its agriculture systems. During his brief speech in front of the Ethiopian parliament, Netanyahu said: “Ethiopia is...

France Announces €130m Infrastructure Development Investment For Nigeria

The official visit of Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari seems already beneficial, as the French President François Hollande announced that his government has concluded arrangements to invest a total of €130 million in the development...

OLX Uplifts Community School with Painting Project

2016 winner of best classified ads platform, OLX Nigeria, in keeping with its mantra – that the sellers win, the buyers win, the community wins, and OLX wins, has given a community vocational school...
Eskimi

Eskimi Joins Mobile Ecosystem Forum To Expand Market

Eskimi has become a media company with multiple mobile products during the last two years covering more than 15 markets in Africa and Asia and has joined Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF). Eskimi currently owns a...