Risen & Chemtech Solar Alliance Pushes Deeper into Africa
04-29-2016 | 12:00:00
Risen Energy Co., Ltd, a Tier 1 manufacturer of high-performance solar photovoltaic products, today confirmed the initial dispatch of 11MW to Chemtech Solar as a part of their recent 22MW order for The Republic of Senegal, West Africa.

Firm Introduces Kairosweb Online Television in Nigeria
04-28-2016 | 12:32:00
KairoswebTV, a premier online television, owned and managed by Cihan Group, has been launched in Nigeria to compete with the likes of U-Tube and DSTv, with a focus to motivate and inspire viewers to success.

[Nigeria] Port Harcourt and Warri Refineries Produce 7 Million Litres of Petrol Per Day - NNPC
04-28-2016 | 12:09:00
Dr. Kachikwu, group MD, NNPC, has stated that Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company is also scheduled to start production any moment from now adding that the coming on stream of the three refineries will go a long way to ensure sufficient supply and distribution of petrol across the country.

Clarke Energy Chosen to Supply GE’s Gas Engine Technology to Combined Heat and Power Plant in Tanzania
04-28-2016 | 11:30:00
General Electric’s (GE) Distributed Power business has announced that Clarke Energy, GE’s authorized distributor of Jenbacher gas engines, is supplying one of GE’s high-efficiency Jenbacher gas engines to Said Salim Bakhresa & Co Ltd (Bakhresa) for a combined heat and power (CHP) plant,.

[Zimbabwe] Harare to host 3rd Capacity Development Forum on 'Developing Capacity for Africa's Economic and Social Transformation'
04-28-2016 | 11:09:00
Strong, successful, self-sufficient nations are generally characterised as those that build institutions and practices that allow a people to govern themselves in peaceful and prosperous ways.

Join The Commonwealth Trade Platform for free
04-28-2016 | 13:04:00
Africa has been described as the world’s greatest opportunity. Join the Commonwealth Trade Platform and meet with thousands customers, suppliers and distributors from Africa and across the globe.

[Tony Elumelu] Growing Food and Growing Entrepreneurs: The fuel for Africa’s Future
04-28-2016 | 11:44:00
Agriculture is arguably the most strategic sector on the continent because: It delivers 2-3 times the return on investment, in terms of improved economic well-being, as other sectors, represents 32% of Africa’s GDP; and employs 65% of the working population.

Massive scope for mobile growth in Kenyan retail market – Nielsen Study
04-28-2016 | 11:17:00
A new Nielsen Study on Kenyan Retailers and Technology reveals that despite the massive uptake in mobile usage in Kenya, there is still significant scope for growth in the market, particularly in the retail environment.

Africa Business Communities will be coming to Addis Ababa and Nairobi - let's meet!
04-28-2016 | 01:37:00
Africa Business Communities is coming to both Ethiopia and Kenya. This might be an excellent opportunity to meet! We will set up two open, informal meetings for our network members.

Future City of Africa Conference | 9-11 June Nairobi
04-27-2016 | 20:19:00
UNHabitat .predicts that 700 million people will be added to the cities of Africa in the next 35 years. That means an entire New York city needs to be built – every six months!