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Kenya Chinese contractor claims Ksh2b for cancelled contract

Kenya: Chinese contractor claims Ksh2b for cancelled contract

A Chinese contractor China Jianxi wants Ksh2.1 billion from Kenya's social security fund(NSSF) for a cancelled contract, MPs have been told. Acting managing trustee Anthony Omerikwa said that the China firm is seeking compensation for the stalled...
Enel reaches financial close on five wind power projects in South Africa

Enel reaches financial close on five wind power projects in South Africa

Renewable energy firm Enel Green Power RSA has reached a financial close for five wind power projects in South Africa allowing construction work to start in earnest. Local lenders Nedbank and Absa provided the project...
Tanzania invites bids for power project on Selous game reserve

Tanzania invites bids for power project on Selous game reserve

Tanzania has finally invited bids to construct a huge hydroelectric dam in one of Africa’s largest wild areas-the Selous game reserve regarded as a world heritage site. The move to go ahead with construction of...
Burkina Faso unveils West Africa's largest solar power plant

Burkina Faso unveils West Africa’s largest solar power plant

Burkina Faso has launched West Africa's largest solar power plant in a deliberate move by the country to boost renewables and cut energy dependence on its neighbours. The €47.5-million project has been funded in part by...
East Africa organisations selected for Ashden Awards 2018

East Africa organisations selected for Ashden Awards 2018

Twenty cutting edge organisations working on the frontline of sustainable energy and energy innovation have been selected as finalists for this year’s Ashden Awards. In East Africa, Lean Energy Solutions has been selected. The company uses agricultural...
Tender advertised for Lesotho Highlands Water Project Phase II

Tender advertised for Lesotho Highlands Water Project Phase II

Construction of Lesotho Highlands Water Project Phase II is set to begin following plans to advertise the tenders. The project statement tenders are set to be advertise anytime between now and mid 2019, ESI...
Gambia builds conference centre at Bijilo National Park

Gambia builds conference centre at Bijilo National Park

The Gambia has kicked off construction of a major conference centre at Bijilo National Park despite opposition from conservationists. The conference centre will help the tiny country host prominent leaders from the Islamic world at...
Petra Diamonds likely to breach loan agreement

Petra Diamonds likely to breach loan agreement

Petra Diamonds has indicated a possibility of breaching key agreements with its lenders attributing the move to temporary shutdown of its mine in Tanzania and labour disruption in South Africa. Recently, Tanzanian authorities seized a...
Urbasolar to construct largest “off-grid tracker” solar power plant in Africa

Urbasolar to construct largest “off-grid tracker” solar power plant in Africa

Sococim Industries (Vicat group) entrusts Urbasolar with the construction of a 7 MWp solar power plant destined to supply power to its Rufisque cement works in Senegal. This investment, an industrial first in Africa, is...
Tatu City releases first batch of artisans to take up construction jobs

Tatu City releases first batch of artisans to take up construction jobs

Tatu City has graduated its first group of 25 students who were taking part in a six-week course in masonry and other related training. Students were also trained in  plaster-work, electrical, plumbing, painting, tiling and...
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