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Morocco to build world’s largest seawater desalination plant

Morocco to build world’s largest seawater desalination plant 0

🕔14:49, 8.Jan 2018

Morocco will soon be home to the world’s largest renewable energy-run desalination plant for drinking water and irrigation, following the signing of phase one of the €309 million ($352.9 million) project. The project will be developed by Abengoa, an international

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South African start-up interested in 25% stake in Air Zimbabwe

South African start-up interested in 25% stake in Air Zimbabwe 0

🕔10:37, 30.Dec 2017

A proposal has been submitted to the Zimbabwean government by Fly Modern Ark in which the South African start-up would provide Air Zimbabwe with Xian Aircraft Company turboprop equipment in return for a 25% stake in the state-owned airline. Air

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Globacom positions as Nigeria’s largest telecoms operator

Globacom positions as Nigeria’s largest telecoms operator 0

🕔14:24, 28.Dec 2017

After the bidding process that would eventually provide a fresh investor for 9Mobile, formerly Etisalat, Nigeria’s $70 billion telecommunications industry is ready to behold a major acquisition on or before December 31. The sale of 9mobile was after regulators saved

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Exploration for oil and gas offshore Mauritania, Exxon nears deal

Exploration for oil and gas offshore Mauritania, Exxon nears deal 0

🕔14:16, 28.Dec 2017

Mauritania’s oil, energy and mines director, Moustapha Bechir, has stated that Exxon Mobil is near to signing a deal to explore for oil and gas offshore Mauritania, its first foray into the West African country. Declining to comment on the

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Continent’s energy production: African Development Bank approves $20m support

Continent’s energy production: African Development Bank approves $20m support 0

🕔20:47, 21.Dec 2017

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank, as part of its wider commission under the New Deal on Energy for Africa, on December 15, 2017, approved an investment of US $20 million in the Evolution II Fund −

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High operation costs caused African airlines to post $100m losses in 2017

High operation costs caused African airlines to post $100m losses in 2017 0

🕔20:50, 16.Dec 2017

According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), due to high operating costs and restrictive aviation policies of most African countries, African airlines will post a collective loss of $100m by the end of this year, with a similar predicted

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Maroc Telecom Awarded ‘Best African Operator’

Maroc Telecom Awarded ‘Best African Operator’ 0

🕔17:01, 13.Dec 2017

Maroc Telecom has been awarded the “Best African Operator”, received at Telecoms Review Excellence Awards 2017 held in Dubai last week. This is the latest move Maroc Telecom is taking to enlarge its market in Africa. Having 56 million customers,

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2,40,000 homes in South Africa powered by Khobab and Loeriesfontein wind farms

2,40,000 homes in South Africa powered by Khobab and Loeriesfontein wind farms 0

🕔11:20, 13.Dec 2017

South Africa’s Loeriesfontein and Khobab wind farms have announced the start of their 20-year commercial operations, with a generation capacity of 140MW each. The wind farms will collectively power up to 2,40,000 South African households, thereby influencing the economy of

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$70bn Telecoms Investment on Growth Course – NCC

$70bn Telecoms Investment on Growth Course – NCC 0

🕔16:04, 11.Dec 2017

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is increasing efforts on releasing new and re-farming existing spectrum bands in the country and a quick growth is ready to be observed in the nation’s existing $70 billion investment in its telecoms industry. According to

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