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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...

Zambia’s international airport on Copperbelt to be completed on time-Avic

Zambia's international airport on Copperbelt to be completed on time-Avic
A Chinese firm engaged in the construction of a US$522 million Zambia's international airport on Copperbelt has pledged to complete construction of the project on time. AVIC International Engineering Corporation contractor behind the project assured the government Tuesday that work on the project will be...

Construction of first phase of Zohr gas field nears completion

Construction of first phase of Zohr gas field nears completion
Construction of first phase of the Zohr gas field project will be completed in the coming month, Engineer Tarek al-Mulla, Minister of Oil and Mineral Wealth has announced. Speaking while inspecting the final preparations for the mega project, Mr Mulla said that an intensive program...

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...

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...

Tanzanian president John Magufuli launches SGR project

Tanzanian president John Magufuli launches SGR project
Tanzania has officially launched the construction of the country’s 2561km standard-gauge railway project. President John Magufuli  launched construction of the SGR project on April 12 to mark work on the first phase of the project. The SGR will eventually link the port of Dar es...

Ethiopia constructs premier convention centre in Addis

Ethiopia's constructs premier convention centre in Addis
In Summary The project is expected to be the biggest convention centre in East Africa A Chinese firm is the main contractor of the project The project is the result of a public-private partnership Plans to construct a world class convention centre in Ethiopia...

KeNHA cautions lazy road contractors

KeNHA cautions lazy road contractors
Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) has cautioned road contractors who take long to complete their projects that they lose losing their deal. Chairman Erastus Mwongera has raised concerns that some contractors were taking too long to complete their projects therefore inconveniencing road users and causing...

Top 10 longest bridges in Africa

Top 10 longest bridges in Africa
For years bridges in Africa have played a major road in connecting places thus enhancing trade and movement of people. CCE NEWS looks at top 10 longest bridges in Africa: (1) 6th October Bridge At number one is the 6th October Bridge located in Cairo, Egypt....

South African firm builds mega mine in north east Pretoria

South African firm builds mega mine in north east Pretoria
Construction of a new mega mine is set to kick off in South Africa's  north east of Pretoria a rare example of new investment in the country where regulatory uncertainty has crimped the ability of the country to attract new investors. Spearheaded by SEPHAKO Fluoride (SepFluor),...
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