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Afrique : la BAD et le NEPAD s’associent pour un réseau et un marché électriques communs

17/12/2019

Source: Agence Ecofin

(Agence Ecofin) - La Banque africaine de développement (BAD) et le Nouveau Partenariat pour le développement de l’Afrique (NEPAD) ont convenu de mettre en place conjointement un plan pour un réseau et un...

Kenya & Tanzania: Over 3 million people to benefit from African Development Bank’s €345 million road construction support

12/12/2019

Over three million people in Tanzania and Kenya will benefit from a €345 million financing package for road construction support, approved by the African Development Bank’s board in Abidjan on Thursday.

The Bank’s support for...

Nigeria: African Development Bank approves $124.2 million loan for water sector reforms in Akure to improve access to safe drinking water and sanitation

12/12/2019

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on Thursday approved a $ 124.2 million loan to finance the Urban Water Sector Reform and Akure Water Supply and Sanitation Project in Nigeria. The amount includes an African...

BURKINA FASO: Samendeni hydroelectric dam officially operational in Bama

12/12/2019

Source: Afrik21

The Samendeni hydroelectric dam was inaugurated by the Burkinabe president at the end of November 2019. With an electricity production capacity of 2.6 MW, this dam is the third largest in Burkina Faso, after the...

AFRIQUE : la BEI et la TDB prêtent 120 M$ aux PME pour les énergies renouvelables

12/12/2019

Source: Afrik 21

La Banque européenne d’investissement (BEI) vient de s’allier à Banque de commerce et de développement de l’Afrique orientale et australe (TDB) pour l’ouverture d’une ligne de crédit de 120 millions de dollars....

LA CÔTE D’IVOIRE VA CONSTRUIRE LA PLUS GRANDE CENTRALE BIOMASSE DE L’AFRIQUE DE L’OUEST

12/12/2019

Source: 7 Info

Ce projet de 46 mégawatts à base de résidus de palmier à huile, s’inscrit dans la logique de l’engagement pris par le Gouvernement en matière de climat lors de la Cop 21, de faire en sorte que nous atteignons un...

New Shango power substation in Kigali will facilitate access to Burundi, Kenya, Uganda, DRC

10/12/2019

Source: Devdiscourse

The African Development Bank has joined hand with the KfW Development Bank, Embassy of Germany in Rwanda and the Rwandan government to inaugurate the high voltage 188 MVA Shango...

A call for enhanced public private partnership to boost Africa’s infrastructure

10/12/2019

Source: The Reporter

The ‘dark continent’ narrative has changed. Africa is growing. Today, five out of the 20 fastest growing global economies are found in Africa. However, lack of adequate infrastructure is hindering economic...

OUGANDA : HP Gauff et Artelia vont étendre le réseau d’eau potable de Kampala

10/12/2019

Source: Afrik21

L’entreprise française Artelia Eau et Environnement et la société allemande HP Gauff ont été choisis par les autorités ougandaises pour la réhabilitation et l’extension du réseau d’eau potable de la ville de...

Infrastructure and PPP delivery the focus of GI Hub Workshop in West Africa

06/12/2019

Source: Gihub

Over 70 participants from 13 countries met in Dakar, Senegal from 26-28 November to participate in a three-day Infrastructure and Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Workshop, led by the Global Infrastructure Hub...

South Africa to collaborate with Nigeria to build road infrastructure

04/12/2019

Source: Pulse

Mr Hulisani Makhuvha, of the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) has said that the bank would collaborate with the Nigerian Government to build road infrastructure in the country.

He said this while...

Infrastructure and Public-Private Partnership (PPP) delivery a key focus at Global Infrastructure Hub’s workshop in West Africa

04/12/2019

29 November 2019 – Over 70 participants from 13 countries met in Dakar, Senegal this week to participate in a three-day infrastructure and PPP workshop, led by the Global Infrastructure Hub (GI Hub).

Opened by Senegal's Director...

French agency gives Sh3.7bn to support African SMEs

02/12/2019

Source: Daily Nation

The African Guarantee Fund (AGF) has received Sh3.7 billion (USD30 million) from the French Development Agency (AFD) to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Africa.

The fund seeks to improve...

AU, UN Commission seek accelerated funding for cross-border infrastructure projects

02/12/2019

Source: The Nation

Bola Olajuwon, Assistant Editor, Cairo

Nigeria and other African countries have been urged by the continental body, African Union (AU) and the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) to boost investments in...

Burkina Faso: Inauguration à Samendeni du troisième plus grand barrage du pays

01/12/2019

Source: Koaci

 Le président burkinabé Roch Marc Christian Kaboré a inauguré ce samedi le barrage de Samendeni, dans la commune rurale de Bama, en présence des populations bénéficiaires et des partenaires...

Power Africa and Africa50 Announce New Partnership to Implement Energy and Transmission Projects

29/11/2019

Source: ecofinagency

(AfDB) - On November 12, Power Africa and Africa50 signed a memorandum of understanding for a new partnership focused on attracting power sector financing and developing innovative public private...

PIDA Week: Private and public sector partnerships key to unlocking Africa’s infrastructure funding

28/11/2019

Source: Pida

The 2019 Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) Week opened in Cairo, Egypt, Monday with a clarion call from key players in the infrastructure sector for enhanced partnerships between the public...

Africa’s infrastructure financing reaches an all-time high in 2018, surpassing US$100bn

26/11/2019

The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) announced a 24 per cent leap in infrastructure financing in Africa in 2018, surpassing US$100bn but gaps remain

Launched on 12 November at the Africa Investment Forum, the ICA’s...

AfDB continues deal hunt in Johannesburg

25/11/2019

Source: Africa Business

The second Africa Investment Forum secured investor interest for $40.1bn in infrastructure projects across 29 African countries. Shoshana Kedem reports.

Amid a backdrop of global economic...

Infrastructures : le difficile corps-à-corps de l'Afrique

25/11/2019

Source: lepoint

BILAN. Malgré une prise de conscience réelle de la dimension stratégique des infrastructures, l'Afrique peine à y couvrir ses besoins en investissements.

Les infrastructures en Afrique n'ont...

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