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MetroTrans invests Sh389 million in 80 new FUSO canter buses to plug public transport demand gap
27-05-2022 | 15:37:02
MetroTrans East Africa has invested Sh 389 million in a fleet of new FUSO buses aimed at meeting the door to door transport demand in the Kenyan Market. 
Deux projets routiers désenclavent d’importantes zones agricoles de la RDC, avec le soutien de l'AfDB
23-05-2022 | 09:26:00
Au début des années 2010, Godelive Ngalula, commerçante à Kikwit, en République démocratique du Congo, mettait une semaine pour effectuer quelque 350 kilomètres en direction de Tshikapa, dans la province du Kasaï.
Autochek acquires Morocco’s KIFAL Auto to drive North Africa expansion
18-05-2022 | 13:11:00
Autochek, the automotive technology company making car ownership more accessible and affordable across Africa, has announced the acquisition of KIFAL Auto, Morocco’s leading automotive technology startup, to drive its expansion into North Africa.
Emirates reaffirms partnership with Mauritius to promote the tourism sector
18-05-2022 | 09:21:00
Emirates signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA), to promote tourism to Mauritius from key markets across the Emirates network
OPEC Fund provides US$ 18mln to “Nyacyonga–Mukoto Road Project” in Rwanda
18-05-2022 | 09:19:00
The OPEC Fund is providing a US$18 million loan to the government of Rwanda to support the “Nyacyonga–Mukoto Road Project”, helping to improve living standards and economic livelihoods in the country.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics inaugure une nouvelle station d’empotage pour le Cacao à San-Pedro
16-05-2022 | 13:01:00
Grâce à un investissement d’un milliard de FCFA nouvelle station d’empotage permettra également à Bolloré Transport & Logistics d’améliorer sa qualité de service, avec un potentiel d’accroissement de 30 à 50 % du volume de cacao traité à ce jour, sur cette base logistique.
[Egypt] ETIT and Zoomcar sign partnership to provide the latest tracking devices to the cars
16-05-2022 | 09:59:04
Egyptian Company for Tracking Services (ETIT) has announced collaboration with Zoomcar, the largest car sharing marketplace covering emerging markets, according to which, Zoomcar fleet will obtain a number of tracking devices.
EBRD, ANP partner to promote climate resilience of Moroccan port sector
13-05-2022 | 08:18:00
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is enhancing the climate resilience of ports along Morocco’s Atlantic coastline by providing a €40 million loan to Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP).
[MAROC] Renault en tête sur marché de l'automobile
12-05-2022 | 10:54:00
Sur un marché marocain de l’automobile qui continue d’être impacté par des défis d’approvisionnement en certaines pièces, le groupe français Renault continue de dominer.
Yango a remporté le prix de la meilleure application numérique de transport urbain au Cameroun
12-05-2022 | 08:16:00
Lors de la 12e édition du PRIX ASCOM, l'application Yango a remporté le prix panafricain,le prix de la meilleure application numérique de transport urbain au Cameroun.
ACC Aviation transacts B737-300 from South Africa's Star Air Cargo to Middle East
09-05-2022 | 12:53:00
ACC Aviation announced it has successfully transacted a Boeing B737-300 (ZS-TGB) from South Africa’s Star Air Cargo to a Middle East-based investor.
€123 million European Union backing for Belabo-Ngaoundere railway upgrade
09-05-2022 | 12:34:20
The European Union has agreed to provide €123 million to support upgrading of the 330km Belabo – Ngaoundere railway line in Cameroon.
African Development Fund approves $71.5m loan for road upgrading in Uganda
09-05-2022 | 10:07:41
The African Development Fund (ADF) approved a loan of $71.5 million to pave sections of two roads in southwestern Uganda, a project expected to boost livelihoods, school attendance and rural connectivity.
African Development Bank achieves satisfactory results in Madagascar
09-05-2022 | 10:07:36
The African Development Bank is achieving satisfactory results in Madagascar, according to the mid-term report of the Country Strategy Paper (CSP) for the period 2017-2021 and the performance review of the 2019 country portfolio.
Nigerian mobility startup MAX.ng partners with DLM Capital to transform transportation finance in Africa
09-05-2022 | 10:07:25
Metro Africa Xpress, a mobility platform in Nigeria and West Africa, announced the successful issuance of a ₦400m 1-year fixed-rate notes under its newly structured ₦10bn/$22m Private Company Bond program.
IFC more than doubles issuance of social bonds in FY2020 to over $3bn
09-05-2022 | 10:07:23
IFC released its new Social Bond Impact Report, showing cumulative volume raised from the program more than doubled in FY2020, bringing the total to over $3 billion since the program's founding.
Vuna Partners delivers on deal to acquire 80% of 4PL Group in South Africa
09-05-2022 | 10:07:20
Vuna Partners Fund announced its acquisition of an 80% equity stake in 4PL Group Proprietary (4PL), with the remaining 20% shareholding held by the management of 4PL Group.
Access Bank commissions Oniru road project in partnership with Lagos State Government, Nigeria
09-05-2022 | 10:07:16
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.
AfDB commits $88.2 Million for transport facilitation in Liberia and Sierra Leone
09-05-2022 | 10:07:15
The concessional window of the African Development Bank Group, approved $88.2 million in financing for the third phase of the Road Development and Transport Facilitation Programme for the Mano River Union.
World Bank provides $130.8m to upgrade road infrastructure in Uganda’s West Nile sub-region
09-05-2022 | 10:07:01
The World Bank approved a grant of $130.8 million from IDA to ease the movement of goods and people and improve access to social services and job opportunities in the refugee hosting districts in the West Nile sub-region of Uganda.
World Bank approves $750m to boost regional integration, national development in Kenya
09-05-2022 | 10:06:57
The World Bank approved $750 million financing to improve the movement of people and goods, digital connectivity and access to social services for over 3.2 million people living in Kenya's North Eastern region
EBRD supports infrastructure services in Morocco
09-05-2022 | 10:06:44
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the delivery of vital infrastructure services in Morocco with a €300 million financing package to state-owned utility and transport companies.
EIB accelerates climate disaster recovery, clean energy and transport investment in Madagascar
09-05-2022 | 10:06:27
Reconstruction of road and rail links in the Madagascan capital Antananarivo will be accelerated following the disbursement of €16.4 million by the European Investment Bank.
EIB, Arab Republic of Egypt partner to support urban transport in Alexandria and Cairo
09-05-2022 | 10:06:16
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Arab Republic of Egypt signed a €1.128 billion agreement to support investments in the rehabilitation and expansion of metro and tram systems in Alexandria and Cairo.
IFC signs $30m financing agreement to improve Morocco's infrastructure
09-05-2022 | 10:06:10
IFC signed $30 million financing agreement to support Morocco’s Fes-Meknès region expand and upgrade its rural road network, reducing regional inequalities and helping people in remote communities access jobs and social services.
AAIM raises $80m capital to finance sustainable infrastructure investments in sub-Saharan Africa
09-05-2022 | 10:06:04
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), Africa infrastructure-focused private equity fund managers, has successfully completed a capital increase of $80 million for its flagship pan-African infrastructure fund, AIIF3.
Conakry Terminal et le METFP signent un accord pour la construction d’un centre de formation
09-05-2022 | 09:45:00
Conakry Terminal, filiale de Bolloré Ports, et le Ministère de l’Enseignement Technique et de la Formation Professionnelle (METFP), ont procédé à la signature d’un accord de financement à la construction du Centre de Formation Professionnelle de Matoto à Conakry.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: An economic overview for Q1
05-05-2022 | 13:39:00
As we have seen over time, when one sectors hits a low point, another is seen hitting high notes. Such is the situation as we’ve seen it lately.
Milezmore, une solution logistique pour le secteur du e-commerce
05-05-2022 | 11:05:58
A cause des investissements limités, de nombreuses start-up du continent se retrouvent en difficulté de gestion. Cette solution égyptienne est une alternative intéressante pour les jeunes pousses du commerce électronique.
[Nigeria] OnePort 365 secures $5 million Seed Funding to Digitize Freight Management in Africa
02-05-2022 | 08:45:00
Nigeria's digital freight forwarding company OnePort 365 has raised $5 million in seed funding to drive the end-to-end digitisation of freight management in Africa.
Logistics startup SWVL acquires Volt Lines, enters European market
28-04-2022 | 13:54:00
Egyptian public transport solutions provider SWVL announced the acquisition of Volt Lines, a Turkish mobility and transport company.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d'Ivoire va ouvrir une nouvelle base logistique
28-04-2022 | 12:24:00
En septembre 2022, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d'Ivoire inaugurera une base logistique moderne d'une superficie totale de 9 000 m2, dans la zone aéroportuaire d'Abidjan.
Didi shuts down operations in South Africa
25-04-2022 | 12:56:28
Chinese ride-hailing giant, Didi Chixung, announced that it would be ending its operations in South Africa.
South Sudan to take possession of first Geophysical Plane
25-04-2022 | 11:34:26
South Sudan’s Ministry of Petroleum will take possession of its first geophysical aircraft to conduct surveys of oil and other mineral deposits.
Ethiopian, UTD Aviation Solutions and AFRAA sign MoU to re-establish African aviation renaissance in MRO services
22-04-2022 | 11:19:00
Ethiopian Airlines MRO, UTD Aviation Solutions and the African Airlines Association (AFRAA), signed a tripartite MoU to work together on Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) services in pursuance to the The Brown Condor Initiative (BCI).
Kribi Conteneurs Terminal awarded Green Terminal label
21-04-2022 | 11:18:33
KCT operator of the container terminal of the Autonomous Port of Kribi, has been granted the Green Terminal label following the audit conducted by Bureau Veritas.
Fadimatou Noutchemo-Simo à la tête de l' Afrijet succursale au Cameroun.
21-04-2022 | 08:50:00
Transport aérien : la Camerounaise Noutchemo-Simo choisie pour développer les activités du Gabonais Afrijet au Cameroun.
Uber suspends operations in Tanzania
20-04-2022 | 12:39:00
Uber has suspended its operations in Tanzania, citing a tough regulatory environment that has made it difficult for the ride-hailing company to continue running in the East African country.
IFC partners with Lagos State to expand access to sustainable urban transport in Nigeria
19-04-2022 | 12:07:00
To increase access to public transportation and reduce vehicle emissions in Lagos, Nigeria, IFC has partnered with the Lagos State Government to support the development of two bus corridors in the city.
Emirates ramps up connections to Mauritius
11-04-2022 | 10:20:17
Emirates will be operating twice daily flights on its flagship A380 aircraft to Mauritius from 1 July 2022 to meet the increase in demand for travel to the island nation.
NAS renews ISAGO accreditation for Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salam airports in Tanzania
11-04-2022 | 10:12:44
The National Aviation Services (NAS), the aviation services provider in the emerging markets, has renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) accreditation for Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salaam airports in Tanzania.
Stakeholders discuss African ports and the role of the blue economy in integration
07-04-2022 | 13:37:04
The African Natural Resources Center in collaboration with the Infrastructure and Urban Development Department of the African Development Bank Group brought together a range of stakeholders to explore ways to integrate African ports more effectively into the blue economy.
MIGA issues guarantees of $212m to upgrade Kenya's national road network
06-04-2022 | 09:07:00
MIGA has issued guarantees of $212 million covering equity by Mota-Engil Africa as well as loans from Stanbic Bank to support Kenya’s Roads Annuity Program (Lots 15 and 18), which aims to improve the country’s national road network.
Mass transit provider SWVL starts trading on US stock exchange market NASDAQ
04-04-2022 | 06:54:00
Swvl, the mass transit and shared mobility provider has officially been listed on the NASDAQ stock market in New York.
Kenya to host region’s first trade facilitation summit
17-03-2022 | 09:58:00
Kenya is set to host the first trade facilitation summit in the East African region as the country seeks to increase international trade.
  eWAKA launches green response to Africa’s expanding transportation requirements
16-03-2022 | 16:02:00
eWAKA , Africa’s new market entrant that is spearheading sustainable mobility options to enhance the region’s economic prospects, has officially launched a green response to Africa’s expanding transportation requirements.
South African aviation authority grounds Comair fleet
15-03-2022 | 12:27:27
South Africa's aviation regulator has indefinitely grounded a fleet owned by Comair, a British Airways franchise, following a series of safety incidents.
Ethiopian inks partnership agreement with IDIPO and Air Djibouti for sea - air transport
10-03-2022 | 11:17:09
Ethiopian Airlines has signed a strategic partnership agreement to jointly commence sea-air multimodal transportation with International Djibouti Industrial Park Operation (IDIPO) and Air Djibouti for an expeditious transportation of goods to Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines, Boeing sign MoU for new 777-8 Freighter
10-03-2022 | 11:07:00
Ethiopian Airlines and its longstanding partner Boeing, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the intent to purchase five 777-8 Freighters.
EV startup BasiGo flags off first electric buses in Kenya
10-03-2022 | 06:02:00
Nairobi headquartered e-mobility startup BasiGo has today flagged off the first electric buses in the country for passenger use. 
UK Export Finance provides £113m to support roadworks in Cameroon, boost bilateral trade
09-03-2022 | 15:21:00
The UK Export Finance (UKEF), has provided £113 million of financial support for the Cameroonian Government to boost bilateral trade and help UK businesses complete essential roadworks that will unlock the country’s economic potential.
[South Africa] Fibre Based Integrations and Cepton in Smart City Projects to address traffic challenges in Cape Town
02-03-2022 | 14:07:01
​​​​​​​Silicon Valley-based smart lidar solution provider Cepton, Inc. and Fibre Based Integrations, an established fiber optics systems house, are working together to develop lidar-based vehicle detection solutions in Cape Town, South Africa, to enable smart transportation infrastructure city-wide.
[South Africa] Airlink, Legacy Lifestyle partner to launch cashback loyalty programme for passengers
25-02-2022 | 11:33:00
Southern Africa’s Airlink has partnered with Legacy Lifestyle to offer passengers the ability to earn CashBack rewards when they fly on all Airlink flights, irrespective of the type of ticket or the class booked.
EGYPTAIR to launch year-round direct Dublin-Cairo services
25-02-2022 | 11:22:54
Dublin Airport announced that EGYPTAIR will launch a new year-round direct Dublin-Cairo services this summer, commencing on June 2, to operate four times per week and will be Ireland’s first scheduled air service to and from Egypt.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Domestic savings, capital formation meet infrastructure demands
24-02-2022 | 12:49:00
The Federal Government is taking huge strides to strengthen the infrastructure and agriculture industries in Nigeria.
Niger set to monetize massive gas reserves through Trans-Saharan Natural Gas Pipeline
22-02-2022 | 10:32:00
Enabling Europe to tap into West Africa’s abundant natural gas supplies, the Trans-Saharan Gas Pipeline is expected to boost exploration in The Republic of the Niger and expand its energy industry.
Future Foods | African Food & Beverage Industries Virtual Conference & Trade Show
21-02-2022 | 22:22:00
Future Foods is a virtual meeting place for importers, F&B managers, retail category buyers, owner-operators, agents, and distributors from across Africa’s diverse and booming market
World Bank approves $538m financing package to boost regional connectivity in Cameroon and Chad
16-02-2022 | 07:56:00
The World Bank approved a financing package to boost regional connectivity through a regional Cameroon-Chad Transport Corridor project. The World Bank also established Cameroon and Chad’s eligibility for the Prevention and Resilience Allocation.
Tanzania launches works on major Dodoma road
11-02-2022 | 07:50:02
African Development Bank Group joined Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan to formally launch the construction of the landmark Dodoma City Outer Ring Road project.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Economic conditions returning to pre-pandemic levels
10-02-2022 | 12:28:00
The startup movement has picked up pace in Nigeria over the last decade, with the government and responsible agencies ramping up efforts in motivating the burgeoning industry.
EBRD invests in bus-hailing startup Swvl to support expansion of bus transportation in Egypt
10-02-2022 | 11:55:33
The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the expansion of bus transportation in Egypt, boosting its quality and improving access to transport for women by investing in Swvl, an on-demand bus-hailing company.
Fintech mobility startup Moove and CFAO Motors join forces to support mobility entrepreneurs in Nigeria and Ghana
10-02-2022 | 10:20:00
Moove, the African mobility fintech, has partnered with CFAO Motors and purchased over 5,000 brand-new, fuel-efficient Suzuki vehicles for its mobility entrepreneurs across Ghana and Nigeria.
[Zambia] NAS launches Pearl Lounge at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in partnership with NAC2000
09-02-2022 | 10:37:00
The National Aviation Services (NAS), has partnered with NAC2000 Corporation, to launch the Pearl Lounge at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (KKIA) in Lusaka, Zambia.
Emirates restores flights to five African countries
08-02-2022 | 09:50:00
Emirates resumed its passenger operations between Dubai and five African countries, offering customers more choice, superior value and enhanced connectivity to and through Dubai.
Kenyan logistics startup Amitruck raises $4m seed funding to accelerate digital solutions across Africa
02-02-2022 | 11:50:00
Kenya-based digital trucking logistics startup Amitruck announced it has secured $4 million in a seed funding round that had the participation of investors from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States.
[Column] Linda Weaver: Bias-driven travel bans are an ineffective response to variants
01-02-2022 | 14:12:15
While most countries have lifted the restrictions, the ripple effects will continue to be felt for months to come.
African mobility fintech company Moove secures $10 million financing to support expansion to West Africa
01-02-2022 | 14:09:31
NBK Capital Partners Mezzanine Fund II has announced that it closed a $ 10 million financing facility with Uber's exclusive vehicle supply partner in Africa, the mobility fintech Moove.
Nigerian operator Globacom signs network expansion deal with Ceragon
01-02-2022 | 08:50:00
Ceragon Networks, the global innovator and solutions provider of 5G wireless transport, announced it has signed a deal with Globacom, the second largest operator in Nigeria, to further expand its network and enable it to maintain its cutting-edge technology.
NAS renews ISAGO certification in Cote d’Ivoire to enhance safety and quality
26-01-2022 | 09:42:00
National Aviation Services (NAS), the aviation services provider in emerging markets, successfully renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) certification in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire for the third time.
South African Airways resumes flights to Durban
24-01-2022 | 12:54:54
South African Airways (SAA) is to resume flights to Durban with three times daily return service effective 4th March 2022.
Swedish-Kenyan electric vehicle tech startup Opibus launches first electric bus designed and developed in Africa
21-01-2022 | 12:06:00
Swedish-Kenyan electric vehicle technology startup Opibus has introduced the first all-electric bus in Kenya as well as the first African designed electric bus ever.
[Nigeria] Last-mile delivery startup Kwik reaches 100,000 customers
13-01-2022 | 09:46:00
Nigeria's last-mile delivery startup Kwik Delivery, trading name of Africa Delivery Technologies SAS, announced today that its GMV and revenue for 2021 grew by over 400% year on year.
[Kenya] Riding-hailing Platform MARAMOJA opens its API to Fintechs and Insurtechs
13-01-2022 | 07:34:14
MARAMOJA Transport has opened its API to local fintechs and Insurtechs. Through a new partnership with Switchlink Africa, service providers will be able to connect with MARAMOJA's over 100,000 drivers and customers.
[Egypt] EIB supports Maspero metro station component in phase 3 of the Cairo Metro Line 3 project
12-01-2022 | 14:16:55
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has supported Maspero metro station component in phase 3 of the Cairo Metro Line 3 project in Egypt.
Added boost for SADC export infrastructure as DHL Global Forwarding expands its presence in Zimbabwe
10-01-2022 | 13:20:26
DHL Global Forwarding has launched in Zimbabwe to extend its presence across Africa.
Morocco and China sign joint belt and road implementation plan
06-01-2022 | 14:51:25
The minister also highlighted the fact that Morocco was the first country in the Maghreb and among the first in Africa to adhere to the Belt and Road initiative, hence raising the Moroccan-Chinese strategic partnership to a new higher level.
Senegal inaugurates regional express train linking Dakar to Diamniadio
30-12-2021 | 14:09:48
Senegal has officially launched the commercial operation of the Regional Express Train which will link Dakar, the country's capital, to Diamniadio, the new town currently under development.
[Egypt] Ride sharing startup, Swvl, to list on Nasdaq
30-12-2021 | 11:41:00
Egyptian ride-hailing startup Swvl will offer 35 percent of its shares on the Nasdaq stock exchange through a merger with US SPAC Queen’s Gambit Growth Capital.
IsDB approves $1.6 billion funding for projects in Africa, Asia and Europe
20-12-2021 | 12:04:00
In a significant increase in its financing operations, Jeddah-based AAA rated Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), approved $1.6 billion to finance 24 new development projects in 19 member countries located in Asia, Africa and Europe.
African mobility fintech Moove enters Kenyan market, broadens vehicle financing to bikes and trucks
15-12-2021 | 11:32:10
Moove, an African mobility fintech, has launched operations in Nairobi, its first city in East Africa and sixth on the continent.
APOC appoints Pete Allwood as Vice President, Business Development, EMEA
15-12-2021 | 10:52:00
APOC has appointed industry specialist, Pete Allwood as Vice President, Business Development, to guide and focus its expansion programme throughout the EMEA region.
[South Africa] SAA signs interline agreement with CemAir to extend route network reach
15-12-2021 | 10:31:14
South African Airways (SAA) has signed a co-operation agreement with local and regional carrier CemAir, to extend the route network reach of both operators and offer customers a seamless check-in experience.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Come dry season, food production and supply chain gain emphasis
10-12-2021 | 11:25:00
As we have established time and again, fertile lands and an able, skilled workforce are a vital combination for a thriving agricultural sector.
[Ghana] Zipline receives the 2021 secretary of State’s award
10-12-2021 | 10:11:00
Zipline receives the 2021 U.S. Secretary of State’s award for corporate excellence in Health Security in Ghana.
Zipline to expand to Ivory Coast
10-12-2021 | 09:57:27
Ministry of Health, Public Hygiene, and Universal Health Coverage Partners with Zipline to distribute countrywide, medical supplies by autonomous aircraft using world’s largest automated on demand delivery system.
DHL Global Forwarding étend sa présence en Algérie avec de nouveaux bureaux à Alger et Hassi Messaoud
08-12-2021 | 14:13:00
Les clients de DHL Algérie auront accès à la plateforme logistique numérique Saloodo!, à l’intégralité de la gamme des services de courtage en douane CDZ et à des projets sectoriels
DHL Global Forwarding expands presence in Algeria with new offices in Algiers and Hassi Messaoud
08-12-2021 | 11:18:00
DHL Global Forwarding, the international provider of air, ocean, and road freight services, announced it is opening an office in Algiers to meet the growing demand for transport and logistics solutions in Algeria and across North Africa.
USTDA partners with Africa Investment Forum to support infrastructure solutions for sub-Saharan Africa
07-12-2021 | 11:40:14
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) launched a Memorandum of Understanding with the African Development Bank’s Africa Investment Forum (AIF) to support high-quality infrastructure solutions for sub-Saharan Africa.
[South Africa] JSE approves listing of Transsec 5’s five social bonds
01-12-2021 | 07:01:23
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has approved the listing of Transsec 5’s five social bonds aimed at improving access to public transport by funding SMMEs, primarily in the minibus taxi industry.
Ethiopian partners with IDC to launch Zambia Airways
30-11-2021 | 11:11:00
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest aviation group in Africa, announced it has finalized preparations for the launch of Zambia’s National Carrier in a joint venture with Industrial Development Corporation (IDC).
[RDC] L'AfDB accorde 99 millions de dollars pour l’aménagement de la route Bukavu-Goma
29-11-2021 | 09:11:00
Le Conseil d’administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé l’octroi de 99,39 millions de dollars américains à la République démocratique du Congo pour la réalisation du Projet d’aménagement de la route Bukavu-Goma.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: A 5G promise looms, global trade predictions show winning numbers
26-11-2021 | 12:12:00
Nigeria’s tactic is one of sharpening the sectors that have shown promise (such as technology, agriculture and banking) while throwing resources at those that have been in a work-in-progress mode for years.
Kenya Airways and South African Airways sign strategic partnership framework
24-11-2021 | 15:04:00
Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ), signed a Strategic Partnership Framework with South African Airways (SAA), a key milestone towards co-starting a Pan African Airline Group by 2023.
Toronto-based mobility startup Treepz expands to East Africa, acquires Uganda's Ugabus
23-11-2021 | 15:36:00
In a bid to digitize the public transportation system and provide safer, reliable and comfortable commute options across Africa, Toronto-based shared mobility company Treepz, announced its acquisition of a similar Ugandan bus company Ugabus.
Brussels Airlines confirms its position in the African market with a new brand identity
19-11-2021 | 07:25:49
Brussels Airlines unveiled a new brand identity, confirming its position in the market as Belgium’s home carrier and the Africa expert of the Lufthansa Group.
Ethiopian, Boeing sign MoU for B787 landing gear exchange
17-11-2021 | 13:08:00
At the Dubai Air Show, Boeing signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ethiopian Airlines to help the airline bring cost savings to its maintenance operations with Boeing's 787 landing gear exchange program.
Emirates reintroduces services to Algiers, extends African network to 21 cities
12-11-2021 | 09:09:00
Emirates announced the reintroduction of its flights to Algiers, Algeria, as of 9 November. Flights from Dubai to Algiers will operate twice a week. The resumption of flights to Algiers boosts Emirates’ African network to 21 destinations.
Motorola Solutions acquires Envysion
03-11-2021 | 17:09:04
Motorola Solutions has acquired Envysion, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise video security and business analytics solutions for the quick-service restaurant and retail industries.
UNWTO partners with AFRAA to strengthen Africa's tourism and travel sector
22-10-2021 | 15:28:14
The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) to strengthen the relationship between the aviation and tourism sector in Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines partners with Aero HygenX for deployment of autonomous UV-C disinfecting solution
20-10-2021 | 11:48:00
Ethiopian Airlines and Aero HygenX signed a Memorandum of Understanding outlining a plan for fleetwide deployment and regional marketing of Aero HygenX’s autonomous UV-C light disinfecting robot.