August 20

  • Kenya: August Kids' Hacker Camp Kicks Off At Ihub

    CIO

    The August Kids Hacker Camp has brought together kids and teens aged between seven and eighteen years of age at a week-long camp hosted at the iHub, Nairobi's Innovation Hub for... Read more »

  • Nigeria: BPE Promises Removal of Fixed Charges On Power Consumption Soon

    Daily Independent

    The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) on Wednesday said the fixed charge currently borne by electricity consumers would be dispensed with as soon as power generation becomes... Read more »

  • Zambia: Expedite Road Works, RDA Told

    Times of Zambia

    THREE Cabinet ministers who inspected the progress on the construction of roads in Lusaka yesterday have urged the Road Development Agency (RDA) to harmonise the road contracts and... Read more »

  • Nigeria: CBN Develops Nationwide Signatories' Verification Portal

    Daily Independent

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has developed an industry portal for the verification of authorised signatories in the Nigerian banking system in furtherance of efforts to... Read more »

  • Nigeria: BPE Boss Hints of 'Reasonable' Power Tariff

    Daily Independent

    The Director-General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Benjamin Ezra Dikki, has assured that the fixed charge currently borne by electricity consumers in the country... Read more »

  • Nigeria: TAN Perspectives On Nigeria's Transformation

    Daily Independent

    A major trend among critics and opponents of the government is the allegation of non-performance on virtually all aspects of the national life. When for instance, President... Read more »

  • Ghana: Ground Broken for Major Ghana Sugar Project

    CAJ News

    GHANA President John Dramani Mahama has presided over the sod-turning ceremony for the reconstruction of the Komenda Sugar Factory, poised to make Ghana a net exporter of the... Read more »

  • Zambia: Three Foreign Firms, ZCF to Set Up Milling Plants

    Times of Zambia

    AT LEAST three foreign companies have expressed interest to work with the Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF) in establishing milling plants in 25 maize producer districts in the... Read more »

  • Rwanda: Will New Initiatives Turn Around Exports Sector?

    New Times

    Celestin Baranyerese is a mineral exporter. The business requires huge sums of money to run smoothly. Baranyerese, also the president of the Rwanda Co-operative for Miners in... Read more »

  • Rwanda: Rwanda to Host Ampion Venture's ICT Entrepreneurs and Innovators Meet

    New Times

    Local Information and Communication Technology (ICT) entrepreneurs, developers will in October have an opportunity to network with region's best ICT brains when the country hosts... Read more »

  • Rwanda: Huye Lays Ground Work for Industrial Park Development

    New Times

    WHEN BONIFACE NZITABAKUZE was asked to leave his house in Sovu Cell and look for another place to relocate his family, he first thought his rights were being violated. Read more »

  • Kenya: Chamber Issues Notice to Exporters

    The Star

    The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry has so far issued more than 20,000 certificates of origin to exporters by the Kenya Chamber of Commerce and Industry since it... Read more »

  • Kenya: Narok Residents Repair Rundown Road in Oloropil

    The Star

    RESIDENTS of Oloropil, Narok county have threatened to collect signatures and recall their MCA over the poor state of roads. Read more »

  • Tanzania: S. Africa's City Lodge to Open Hotel in Dar

    Daily News

    A SOUTH African hospitality brand, City Lodge Hotels plans to invest a US$ 22 million (over 36.5bn/-) in Dar es Salaam early next year as part of plans to extend to East Africa. Read more »



August 19

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