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Kenya begins construction of tallest building in Africa

Kenya begins construction of tallest building in Africa
Construction of what would be, upon completion, the tallest building in Africa has kicked off in the Kenyan capital Nairobi. Spearheaded by two large Dubai-based investors, Hass Petroleum and White Lotus the project is located at Upper hill a fast growing financial hub in Nairobi. The...

Kenyan firm Cytonn mulls Sh20b Triple Tower in Nairobi

Kenyan firm Cytonn mulls Triple Tower in Nairobi
Investment firm Cytonn now plans a Sh20 billion 35 storey mixed-use development project in the upmarket area of the capital Nairobi.Named Cytonn Towers, the project will be constructed in Kilimani area. The tower, which is set to be among the tallest buildings in the area...

Top 14 ongoing mega construction projects in Africa

Top 10 ongoing mega construction projects in Africa
In recent years, Africa has seen a surge in mega construction projects that are shaping the continent. CCE NEWS looks at some of the mega construction projects in Africa whose construction cost runs into billions of dollars: 1.Mambila hydroelectric power project (Nigeria) Mambila hydroelectric power project...

Construction set to start on Zambia’s first wind power plant

Construction set to start on Zambia’s first wind power plant
The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has approved a $1.05 million grant to Zambia to support a feasibility study for the construction of first wind power plant in the country. The funding will help renewable power project developer, Access Power, and its strategic partner,...

China partners with Morocco to construct Africa’s tallest tower

China partners with Morocco to construct Africa’s tallest tower
Chinese News Agency Xinhua has reported that Construction firms from China and Morocco will form a a joint venture to construct Africa's tallest tower in Morocco's capital Rabat. The joint venture will be set up by China Railway Construction Corp and Morocco's leading construction company...

Ethiopia constructs first ever waste-to-energy plant in Africa

Ethiopia constructs first ever waste-to-energy plant in Africa
Construction of what would be first ever waste-to-energy plant in Africa is nearing completion. The Reppie project is being built at Koshe dump site in Ethiopia. The plant which is the result of a partnership between the Government of Ethiopia and a consortium of international...

First berth of Kenya’s Lamu port to be completed in mid 2018

First berth of Kenya's Lamu port to be completed in mid 2018
Kenya has expressed confidence that the Chinese construction firm- China Communication Construction Company (CCCC) will complete the construction of the first berth of the Lamu port in mid 2018. Sylvester Kasuku the LAPSSET Corridor Development Authority Director General told a media briefing in Nairobi that...

Construction starts on new Deloitte Africa headquarters in SA

Construction starts on new Deloitte Africa headquarters in SA
Construction work has started on Deloitte Africa headquarters at Waterfall City, Midrand with a sod-turning ceremony onsite. The project is set to cost in excess of 1 billion South African Rand. The 42,500m2 ultra‐modern offices are expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2020, and...

Top 5 Mega construction projects in Kenya to watch in 2018

Top 5 Mega construction projects in Kenya to watch in 2018
Latest BMI Research shows that mega construction projects in Kenya will help boost growth of the country's construction industry by 8.7 percent from 2017 and remain steady up until 2026. Here are some of the construction projects in Kenya that will takeoff in 2018 and will...

French firm Suez builds mega water production plant in Cameroon

French firm Suez builds mega water production plant in Cameroon
French engineering giant SUEZ has secured a contract to construct a mega water production plant in Cameroon, one of its largest drinking water plants in Sub-Saharan Africa. The project is being carried in the capital Yaounde on behalf of Chinese firm SINOMACH-CMEC. The contract, worth €43m,...
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