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Acrow provides modular steel bridges to restore transportation lifelines in Mozambique
15-01-2021 | 08:02:00
Acrow, an international bridge engineering and supply company, announced it has provided 26 modular steel bridges to the National Road Administration of Mozambique, to restore vital transportation routes damaged by cyclones in 2019.
[South Africa] Hesper Engineering acquires 51% shareholding in Swift Engineering
14-01-2021 | 12:35:34
Novatech, trading as Hesper Engineering, a ship repair, and general engineering company based in Cape Town, South Africa, purchased a 51% shareholding in Swift Engineering.
SOFEC cuts first steel for Sangomar FPSO turret mooring system offshore Senegal
12-01-2021 | 08:05:00
SOFEC announced first steel was cut on December 26th, 2020 for the turret mooring system for the RSSD Joint Venture FPSO External Turret Mooring System Project destined for the Sangomar Field Development offshore Senegal.
Pan African Resources, juwi South Africa partner for construction of solar photovoltaic plant at Evander Mines
17-12-2020 | 08:11:00
Pan African Resources has entered into an engineering, procurement and construction agreement with juwi South Africa to construct its 9.975MW solar photovoltaic plant at Evander Mines.
Elsewedy Electric signs new EPC contracts with Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company
17-11-2020 | 09:57:14
Elsewedy Electric, wires & cables and Integrated energy solution provider in Middle East and Africa, announced its subsidiary Elsewedy Electric for Trading & Distribution, signed new EPC contracts with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company.
Asonha Energie, Sinohydro sign turnkey contract for development of hydroelectric dam in Gabon
30-10-2020 | 08:53:00
Asonha Energie signed a turnkey contract with Chinese engineering and construction firm Sinohydro for the development of the 35-MW Kinguélé Aval hydroelectric dam in Gabon.
World Bank sanctions two Chinese engineering companies for fraudulent practices in Zambia
29-10-2020 | 10:10:50
The World Bank announced the 18-month sanctions of China National Electric Engineering Company and its wholly owned subsidiary, China Electric Design and Research Institute Company, in connection with fraudulent practices in Zambia.
Assala Energy invests $24m export infrastructure in Gabon
26-10-2020 | 07:24:00
UK-based operator Assala Energy announced it will spend $24 million to modernize Gabon’s Gamba export infrastructure in the south of the country.
Construction work begins for new Ivory Coast Container Terminal
08-10-2020 | 09:16:00
Following the signing of the contract with the China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) in August, construction works have now officially begun for the Côte d’Ivoire Terminal (CIT), Abidjan’s second container terminal.
Eos Energy Storage expands battery deployments in Nigeria
07-10-2020 | 06:17:00
Eos Energy Storage LLC, has announced an expansion of its partnership with Nayo Tropical Technology Ltd., a West African mini-grid engineering, procurement, and construction company.
East Africa-focused Shanta Gold announces New Luika plant capacity expansion
28-09-2020 | 07:57:00
Shanta Gold, East Africa-focused gold producer announced the expansion of processing capacity at the New Luika Gold Mine (NLGM).
Access Bank commissions Oniru road project in partnership with Lagos State Government, Nigeria
25-09-2020 | 11:21:00
As part of efforts to ensure a hitch-free movement around the Victoria Island, Lekki Axis, Access Bank commissioned its Oniru road project with the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
[Column] Reem Asaad: The changing face of technology in Africa and the Middle East, how efforts at improving gender equality are making a difference
21-09-2020 | 06:57:00
Among the world’s top 10 global tech giants, women hold just 19% of tech-related jobs. In South Africa this figure amounts to 23%, according to Women in Tech ZA.
DOF Subsea secures integrated FSV contract in Angola
18-09-2020 | 06:19:09
DOF Subsea has been awarded an integrated Field Support Vessel (FSV) contract with an international oil company in Angola.
BUA Group, Axens partner for upcoming refinery and petrochemical plant in Nigeria
04-09-2020 | 12:13:00
BUA Group signed an agreement with Axens of France for the supply of process technologies for its upcoming 10million tonnes per annum mega refinery and petrochemicals facility to be sited in Akwa-ibom, Nigeria.
New Ivory Coast Container Terminal next phase of development commences
28-08-2020 | 10:41:00
The China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), signed contracts for the construction of Abidjan’s second container terminal, known as Côte d’Ivoire Terminal (CIT), scheduled to be operational at the end of 2021.
[South Africa] Seven Sasolburg SMMEs selected for Sasol Business Accelerator programme
26-08-2020 | 10:01:00
Sasol has selected seven small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) from in and around Sasolburg in the Free State to take part in its newly launched 24-month Sasol Business Accelerator (SBA) programme.
Zinia Phase 2 project moves forward in Angola
19-08-2020 | 08:08:59
Angolan service provider Sonamet has completed factory acceptance tests on all flowline structures for Total’s Zinia field Phase 2 development.
[South Africa] MPA, Motseng Women Investments acquire Mott Macdonald Africa
14-08-2020 | 11:53:00
South African civil and structural engineering consulting firm, Malani Padayachee & Associates (MPA) and investment holding company, Motseng Women Investments announced the acquisition of 100% equity of Mott MacDonald Africa.
Subseatec secures subsea contracts in Africa and Asia
05-08-2020 | 14:44:54
Norskeide Subseatec, a subsidiary of Scana ASA has been awarded a contract to supply subsea equipment for field development in Africa and Southeast Asia.
Jack Ma Foundation’s Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative selects Top 50 Finalists of 2020 Africa’s Business Heroes Competition
27-07-2020 | 09:05:00
The 2020 Africa’s Business Heroes prize competition has shortlisted the top 50 finalists from stage one of the selection process.
African Development Bank-funded training builds skills for economy of the future in Ghana, report
22-07-2020 | 05:51:00
A six-year project to develop industrial skills among Ghana’s workforce has improved the engineering and manufacturing skills of young people, promoted economic competitiveness and contributed to an improvement in the quality of life.
BESIX to build world-class marine facilities in Mozambique
16-07-2020 | 12:06:00
BESIX, together with its partner Mota-Engil, will design and build all permanent marine facilities of the Mozambique LNG Gas Development Project.
Andela to double engineering talent pool with Pan-African expansion
04-07-2020 | 10:15:45
Andela, the global talent network that helps companies build remote engineering teams, will now accept engineers from all African countries, expanding its presence from six countries to the entire continent.
Cranium Engineering deploys C-Kore units again in Nigeria
10-06-2020 | 12:35:00
C-Kore Systems completed a successful campaign offshore Nigeria with VAYCO Oil tools and local Nigerian partner Cranium Engineering.
MainOne commences construction work at MDXi data center in Appolonia, Ghana
01-06-2020 | 08:49:00
West Africa’s premier connectivity and data center solution provider MainOne has commenced construction activities on the project with official site groundbreaking at the Appolonia City enclave in Ghana.
Josef Parzhuber joins Gates as President, EMEA region
27-05-2020 | 09:20:00
Gates Corporation, a leading global provider of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions, announced that Josef Parzhuber has joined the organization as president, EMEA.
AfDB debars Tunisia's ETEP SA for fraudulent practices in Mali, Guinea
14-05-2020 | 11:29:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has imposed a 13-month debarment on Entreprise de Travaux et d’Etudes de Projets (ETEP) SA, a civil engineering company registered in Tunisia, for engaging in sanctionable practices in Mali and Guinea.
CSV Bourbon Oceanteam 101 completes Angola assignment
07-05-2020 | 14:16:00
Oceanteam announced the completion of Bourbon Oceanteam 101 charter agreement in Angola.
African Development Bank debars China Zhonghao Nigeria for 18 months for fraudulent practices
20-04-2020 | 14:23:00
The African Development Bank Group announced the debarment of China Zhonghao Nigeria a civil engineering company registered in Nigeria, for 18 months, for fraudulent practices.
EXIM approves $91.5 million in U.S. export financing for renewable energy rural electrification project in Senegal
02-04-2020 | 08:39:00
The EXIM approved approximately $91.5 million in loan guarantee financing that supports U.S. exports of design engineering and construction services to the Republic of Senegal.
Maersk Decom wins complete plugging, abandonment of Tullow Oil’s Banda and Tiof fields offshore Mauritania
27-02-2020 | 11:38:00
Maersk Decom, a 50:50 joint venture between Maersk Drilling and Maersk Supply Service has won a complete plugging and abandonment of Tullow Oil’s Banda and Tiof fields in offshore Mauritania.
Keppel delivers world’s fastest brownfield FPSO modification project for Nigeria operations
27-02-2020 | 11:13:00
Keppel Offshore & Marine through its wholly-owned subsidiary Keppel Shipyard, has delivered the world’s fastest brownfield FPSO vessel modification and upgrading project to be deployed in Anyala-Madu field, Nigeria.
EBRD strengthens motor industry in Morocco
24-02-2020 | 12:26:38
The EBRD is continuing to support the automotive industry in Morocco through a €15 million loan to Varroc Lighting Systems Morocco that will provide training and employment opportunities for young people in the country.
ALP selected for Coral South FLNG project, offshore Mozambique
18-02-2020 | 12:04:00
ALP Maritime Services (ALP) has been selected by a Joint Venture between TechnipFMC and JGC to provide a spread of five vessels related to the CORAL SOUTH project, offshore Mozambique.
[Kenya] Andela hosts Women in Tech Event in partnership with Australian Government
12-02-2020 | 04:58:00
Andela, the technology company that builds distributed engineering teams with Africa's top software engineers recently hosted a Women in Tech event in Nairobi.
[South Africa] Sasol signs Partnership Framework Agreements with Wood & Worley
31-01-2020 | 07:10:37
Sasol’s Group Technology announces the signing of partnership framework agreements with the Engineering Contractors (ECs) Wood South Africa (Pty) and Worley Matasis (Pty).
[Interview] Clément Uwajeneza, Country Director, Andela, Rwanda
23-01-2020 | 08:47:00
Clément Uwajeneza is leading the Rwandan arm of Andela's international organization of software engineers in Africa. Africa Business Communities has a brief chat with him.
[Rwanda] Andela launches program to advance full stack JavaScript engineering skills
16-01-2020 | 08:27:52
Andela has announced that applications for its 5-months program, StackUp, is open for aspiring and entry-level engineers in Kigali, Rwanda.
[Nigeria] Michel Puchercos appointed Group CEO of Dangote Cement, Joseph Makoju retires
30-12-2019 | 08:19:00
The Group Managing Director/CEO of Dangote Cement., Engr. Joseph Makoju will retire as GMD/CEO effective January 31, 2020, a position he has held since 2018; according to a report from the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
MIT researchers seek to bolster uptake of drip irrigation in Africa
13-12-2019 | 12:00:00
As food demand rises due to growing populations with changing consumption patterns in Africa and around the globe, increased agricultural output is crucial.
[South Africa] Cell C, Explore Data Science Academy partner to upskill data scientists
12-12-2019 | 10:56:00
Cell C has partnered with Explore Data Science Academy to provide funding and skills development to 24 disadvantaged young men and women from all over the country who show high potential in Maths and Science.
[South Africa] Sasol, Topsoe partner to offer single point licenses for proven GTL solutions
12-12-2019 | 07:32:00
Sasol and Haldor Topsoe announced that they have entered into a collaboration agreement to jointly license their Gas-To-Liquid (GTL) technologies.
[South Africa] New SANSA design facility to streamline African engineering
05-12-2019 | 07:27:00
SANSA plans to build a new engineering design facility that will bring immense benefits to the space industry in South Africa.
USAID announces $2.5 million in global research partnerships
19-11-2019 | 13:40:00
The USAID announced $2.5 million dollars to support global research partnerships that will promote advancements across the full spectrum of discovery, from building new knowledge to piloting and scaling game-changing breakthroughs.
L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women In Science programme recognises South African female scientists
13-11-2019 | 10:21:00
The first edition of the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science South African National Programme, highlights L'Oréal’s strong commitment to South African female scientists.
Andela launches first fully remote center in Egypt
05-11-2019 | 11:41:00
Andela, the global technology company that builds distributed engineering teams with Africa's top software engineers today officially launched its operations in Egypt.
DOF Subsea secures contracts in Africa
29-10-2019 | 07:10:00
DOF Subsea has secured 2 contracts totaling more than 160 vessel days for Skandi Seven and Skandi Skansen in Africa.
EXIM approves $5 billion to finance U.S. exports to Mozambique LNG project
01-10-2019 | 09:07:00
The board of directors of the EXIM voted unanimously to authorize a direct loan of up to $5 billion to support the export of U.S. goods and services from multiple states for development and construction of an integrated LNG project in Mozambique.
South Africa business people search for trade and investment opportunities in Australia
05-09-2019 | 06:46:00
A group of 25 South African business people is in Perth, Australia in search of trade and investment opportunities as part of the Outward Selling Mission organised and funded by the dti.
[South Africa] SANSA space operations tracks Chandrayaan 2 to the Moon
15-08-2019 | 11:44:29
The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) facility in Hartebeesthoek is part of various international ground stations that are tracking Chandrayaan 2 and ensuring that it will land safely on the Moon.
Engineering insurance to grow with Kenya’s infrastructure projects under Agenda 4, Kenindia
18-07-2019 | 11:42:00
Growth is expected to be seen in the engineering insurance as Kenya embarks on completing its construction and infrastructure projects under the Agenda 4, says Kenindia.
[Kenya] Microsoft offers mentorship to women software engineers
18-07-2019 | 08:30:50
In the two months since Microsoft recruited a handful of female engineers to work in its new Africa Development Centre (ADC) in Kenya and in Nigeria, the company has continued to bolster its support for local women in IC.
[South Africa] Dott announces €30 million Series A co-led by EQT and Naspers
04-07-2019 | 13:46:00
Dott, the European micro-mobility company, announced a commitment for a €30 million Series A funding round.
South African companies pleased with trade leads obtained from the DRC
25-06-2019 | 07:33:00
Most of the South African companies that were funded by dti to participate in the 15th edition of the DRC Mining Week exhibition say it has produced good trade leads and tangible results for them.
Voith gets contract to manufacture equipment for hydropower plant in Burundi
18-06-2019 | 11:08:00
The technology group, Voith, has won an order to design, manufacture and supply the complete electromechanical equipment for the small hydropower plant Kabu 16 in Burundi.
Acrow Bridge installs 44 bridges as part of modernization of Cameroon’s rural infrastructure
09-05-2019 | 11:00:00
Acrow Bridge, an international bridge engineering company, has installed of the first of 44 bridges provided to the Government of Cameroon as part of Acrow’s financed Comprehensive Bridge Development Program.
South Africa firms set to showcase their capabilities in the USA
30-04-2019 | 08:30:00
A South African delegation from the steel and fabrication, engineering and services, electro technical and services, and oil and gas sectors are set to showcase their capabilities at the Offshore Technology Conference in the USA.
[Interview] Saeed Ibrahim Talfo, CEO, Golden Land, Sudan
18-04-2019 | 10:19:00
Saeed Talfo has spent about a decade working in ICT, telecom delivery and service, and HE is currently the CEO of GLSD.
EAWC Technologies signs agreement to lease its water production solution in South Africa
16-04-2019 | 08:41:00
Engineering services company EAWC Technologies has signed an agreement to lease its Atmospheric Water Generation technological solutions through lease programs in South Africa.
Armenia and ECA seek close cooperation to advance Africa’s development
11-04-2019 | 12:09:00
ECA Deputy Executive Secretary met with Armenia’s Foreign Affairs Minister, and discussed ways to forge close cooperation in advancing the smart development concept to help Africa in implementing Agenda 2030.
NAS to launch ground handling and cargo services in Mozambique
09-04-2019 | 14:27:00
National Aviation Services (NAS), the fastest growing aviation services provider in the emerging markets will offer comprehensive ground handling and cargo services in Mozambique beginning July 2019.
General Electric appoints Sulemana Abubakar as Ghana CEO
01-04-2019 | 14:30:00
General Electric has announced the appointment of Sulemana Abubakar (Abu) as the Chief Executive Officer for GE Ghana.
James Dutton appointed Bechtel Regional President for Africa
28-03-2019 | 09:23:00
Global engineering, construction, and project management company Bechtel has appointed Sir James Dutton regional president for Africa.
Axeon selects Adekha as strategic partner in Africa
25-03-2019 | 09:43:32
AXEON Water Technologies,has announced the appointment of ADEKHA as an authorized distributor and strategic partner for the Middle East and African regions.
Aurecon picks Orange to manage its communications infrastructure in Africa, Asia and Middle East
12-03-2019 | 10:30:19
Aurecon has selected Orange Business Services, a global technology integrator, to manage its global communications infrastructure.
NNPC to build fertilizer plants in Brass, additional power plants in Abuja, Kaduna, Kano
11-03-2019 | 09:56:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has expressed its preparedness to build additional Independent Power Plants (IPP) in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano which is expected to add 4,0000 megawatts of power to stabilize the national grid.
FemiTI initiative enlists more Ghana girls into STEM
13-02-2019 | 06:52:00
With a significant drop-out rate of girls from primary school to secondary school and college, one new initiative in Ghana aims to improve the country's innovation.
Aurecon becomes first engineering consultancy firm to legally operate drones in South Africa
06-02-2019 | 08:31:00
Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company, Aurecon has received a Remote Operating Certificate (ROC) from the South African Civil Aviation Authority to operate drones in South Africa.
[Ivory Coast] AFC closes funding for hydroelectric bridge
29-01-2019 | 05:48:00
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) announced it has closed a bridge loan deal for the construction of the Singrobo-Ahouaty hydroelectric dam (SAHP) between Abidjan and the capital, Yamoussoukro.
[South Africa] Entelect to acquire a majority stake in Netherlands-based Fixx iT
23-01-2019 | 12:02:00
Entelect, South Africa’s leading software engineering and solutions company, has entered into an agreement to purchase a majority stake in Netherlands based company Fixx iT.
Afreximbank lends $170 million to Orascom for Pan African expansion
18-01-2019 | 08:34:02
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has signed a facility agreement lending $170 million to Egypt-based conglomerate Orascom Investment Holding.
Mammoet grows heavy lifting equipment and transport business in Mozambique
09-01-2019 | 07:08:00
Mammoet, the global market player in engineered heavy lifting and transport has mobilized a fleet of heavy lifting and transport equipment into Mozambique.
Mammoet expands to Africa with Ghana unit
10-12-2018 | 06:21:07
Dutch based logistics company Mammoet is expanding its footprint in Africa with the opening of a new office in Accra, Ghana.
[South Africa] Séché Environnement set to acquire Interwaste Holdings
09-11-2018 | 10:42:00
Séché Environnement has announced its intention to acquire, through its wholly owned South African subsidiary Séché South Africa Proprietary Limited, 100% of the shares in Interwaste Holdings Limited.
[Egypt] TechnipFMC enters deal with MIDOR for modernization of complex
09-11-2018 | 08:35:00
TechnipFMC has signed an Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract with Middle East Oil Refinery (MIDOR) for the modernization of existing complex near Alexandria, Egypt
BP awards KBR FEED contract for Tortue project in Senegal
16-10-2018 | 11:22:33
American engineering and construction company KBR, Inc. has announced that its UK operating subsidiary has been awarded a Front End Engineering Design (FEED) contract by BP for Phase 1 of the Tortue field Hub on the maritime border between Senegal and Mauritania.
[South Africa] Weba Chute Systems expands into Russia with Somex
10-10-2018 | 08:30:00
South Africa-based original equipment supplier Weba Chute Systems has further extended its footprint into the northern hemisphere with the recent appointment of a licensee in Russia.
NitraCut nitrogen generator debuts across Africa
10-10-2018 | 06:10:00
In a breakthrough for the South African manufacturer of nitrogen generators, NitraLife, the company has exported a NitraCut nitrogen generator into Africa.
Aker Solutions to provide brownfield services for BP in Angola
09-10-2018 | 06:10:00
Aker Solutions has been awarded a five-year agreement to supply brownfield modifications, maintenance and operations support for BP's Greater Plutonio and PSVM fields offshore Angola.
[SA Business Week] Key sectors appointments and a busy air route
05-10-2018 | 16:19:00
October is already proving to be a great month for the South African business and economy, maybe even greater. With only a week into the month, three South Africans have been appointed for senior positions in the ICT, aviation and engineering sectors.
[South Africa] Sierra Monitor unveils Engineering Center of Excellence
03-10-2018 | 07:08:00
Global technology company Sierra Monitor Corporation has announced the formal incorporation of Sierra Monitor South Africa.
[South Africa] Paul Ssali appointed to Engineers Without Borders BoD
02-10-2018 | 07:32:00
Paul Ssali from global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon, was recently appointed to the Engineers Without Borders SA’s Board of Directors.
Telecom Egypt acquires 50% of EISCC for $15m
24-09-2018 | 07:37:00
Telecom Egypt announces that its board of directors has approved the acquisition of 50% of its subsidiary Egyptian International Submarine Cable Company at a value of USD 15mn.
Blanché Hanstein appointed Aurecon’s new manager for Namibia
20-09-2018 | 06:09:00
Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has appointed Blanché Hanstein as the new Office Manager of its Windhoek Office in Namibia.
Aurecon appoints Graça Sim-Sim country manager for Rwanda
18-09-2018 | 08:20:00
Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has appointed Graça Sim-Sim as its Country Manager for Rwanda.
[Nigeria Business Week] Ensuring co-operation and diligence in trade
13-07-2018 | 10:46:25
There is no shortage of opinions with regards to what needs to be done to improve economies of Africa. Experts from diverse fields advocate for different solutions, some tailored to fit their field interests, others seeming to stem from a place of general betterment.
[Nigeria] NNPC, Shell, Total, Eni sign NLNG T7 Engineering Contract
13-07-2018 | 06:42:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Shell, Total and Eni have signed the Front End Engineering Design contract of Train 7 of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas on Wednesday in London.
[South Africa] UWP Consulting mulls expanding to Angola
13-07-2018 | 06:05:00
A Gauteng civil and structural consulting engineering company is looking forward to expanding its customer base when they participate in the Trade and Investment Mission to Angola.
[Nigeria Business Week] Racing toward growth, partnerships, targets
29-06-2018 | 12:18:00
This week has shown interesting developments in a wide range of sectors in Nigeria - Hospitality, Real Estate, Agribusiness, Banking, Automotive, Oil and Gas and as always, ICT remains a busy sector.
[South Africa] Veolia unveils new chemical blending facility
29-06-2018 | 06:28:00
With nearly 10,000 employees worldwide, Veolia's Water Technologies unit specializes in water treatment solutions and provides a complete range of services.
Ugandan innovation wins Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation
14-06-2018 | 11:22:24
A 24-year-old Ugandan software engineer has won the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation.
CGG completes Mozambique multi client survey in Zambezi Delta
14-06-2018 | 06:10:20
CGG has completed acquisition of 15,400 km2 of 3D marine seismic data in the outer Zambezi Delta Basin, west of the Beira High.
[Nigeria Business Week] Collaborations birth opportunities
08-06-2018 | 09:20:00
The forming and maintaining of strategic, mutually beneficial partnerships is pertinent to the development of any economy, especially a growing one like Nigeria.
Uganda to borrow US $84.73 Million from Exim Bank of China to finance tech skills enhancement
29-05-2018 | 14:53:00
Uganda will borrow US $84.73 Million from the Exim Bank of China to finance the National Science, Technology, Engineering and Innovation Skills Enhancement Project
Pasternack signs RF Design as official distributor for South Africa and Namibia
25-05-2018 | 09:37:00
Pasternack, a global provider of radio frequency, microwave and millimeter wave products, has signed RF Design of Cape Town as an authorized distributor of Pasternack products in South Africa and Namibia.
[Nigeria Business Week] With Construction, Agribusiness, Oil and Gas and startup hubs, Nigeria leaves no sector behind
24-05-2018 | 13:15:00
Two years ago Nigeria was as good as drowning in debts, unemployment, reduced investment and general widespread discontent. Today, though still a work in progress, the country has exited recession and is fast regaining its momentum.
Spanish multinational, Abengoa, and partners, launch solar plant in South Africa
22-05-2018 | 10:29:00
Abengoa and its partners, the Industrial Development Corporation, the Public Investment Corporation and the Community Trust, have officially inaugurated XiNa Solar One, the third solar thermal plant in South Africa developed by Abengoa.
Chinese firm, Nigeria sign $6b Lagos-Kano rail project agreement
22-05-2018 | 08:23:00
Nigeria has signed an agreement of $6.68billion with China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation for a major segment of rail line linking the economic capital Lagos with Kano, northern Nigeria's commercial hub.
[Nigeria Business Week] Nigeria, one economic sector after another, exits recession
17-05-2018 | 13:04:00
The Nigerian oil and gas scene remains as active as ever, with changes surfacing on an almost daily basis. Last week saw the country’s first Marine Engineering Center commence its programs of 18 month academic and field work, which will lead to a masters in Marine Engineering.