Savannah Cement to begin operations in Rwanda by 2015

Savannah Cement to begin opera…

Friday, 31 October 2014 05:41

Kenya-based Savannah Cement has announced that it is set to begin operations in Rwanda early 2015, once the firm gets...

Ferrex receives environmental and exploration permits to operate manganese mine in Togo

Ferrex receives environmental …

Thursday, 30 October 2014 08:59

Iron ore and managenese developer Ferrex has announced that it received an environmental permit to operate on the Nayega manganese...

World’s largest geothermal plant commissioned in Kenya

World’s largest geothermal pla…

Thursday, 30 October 2014 08:32

The government of Kenya has commissioned the world’s largest geothermal plant, the Olkaria IV, which has a generating capacity of...

SkyVision donates to fight Ebola in Guinea

SkyVision donates to fight Ebo…

Thursday, 30 October 2014 03:54

UK-based telecom service provider SkyVision has made a donation to Guinea’s National Commission to fight Ebola

African regional blocs to establish free trade area to boost business

African regional blocs to esta…

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 11:56

Members of African regional blocs have agreed to launch a tripartite free trade zone in the continent to increase business...

Qatar Airways commences flights to Djibouti

Qatar Airways commences flight…

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 10:18

Qatar’s national airline Qatar Airways has commenced flights to Djibouti, continuing its goal to expand services in Africa

NamPower signs new power purchase agreement with Zimbabwe Power Company

NamPower signs new power purch…

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 09:56

NamPower has signed a new 15-year 80MW power purchase agreement with the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC)

Tanzania signs investment deals worth US$1.7bn with China

Tanzania signs investment deal…

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 05:00

Tanzania and China have signed five deals worth US$1.7bn to contribute towards the development of Tanzania, stated president Jakaya Kikwete

Senegal Airlines begins operations with Bombardier’s turboprop airliner

Senegal Airlines begins operat…

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 12:14

Senegal Airlines has begun service with Bombardier’s Q400 NextGen turboprop airliner, which has been wet-leased from Abu Dhabi’s Falcon Aviation...

Indian firm to develop infrastructure facilities at Mozambican coal mine

Indian firm to develop infrast…

Monday, 27 October 2014 12:21

Indian firm International Coal Ventures Limited (ICVL) has agreed to invest US$500mn to build infrastructure and logistics facilities at its...

Standard Bank to use Watson technology for South Africa’s banking sector

Standard Bank to use Watson te…

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 13:00

Standard Bank of South Africa has announced its partnership with IT services provider IBM to implement the latter’s Watson technology...

Light at the end of the tunnel?

Light at the end of the tunnel…

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 10:34

Foreign independent power producers arrive in Ghana to invest in the country's power sector

Rwandan hydropower plant to begin producing power

Rwandan hydropower plant to be…

Monday, 20 October 2014 09:41

The Nyabarongo River Hydropower Plant in Rwanda has been prepared to begin producing 28MW of power by November 2014

Caterpillar introduces G3520H genset

Caterpillar introduces G3520H …

Monday, 20 October 2014 06:44

Caterpillar has introduced a new generator set G3520H, designed to deliver the lowest owning and operating costs in the market...

WesBank to offer vehicle finance in Nigeria

WesBank to offer vehicle finan…

Friday, 17 October 2014 10:56

WesBank, a division of South Africa’s FirstRand, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Automotive Council (NAC)...

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