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TAQA Arabia Invest Big In Sudan.

TAQA Arabia, the leading private sector energy distribution group and a subsidiary of Qalaa Holdings, plans to implement solar power plants and gas projects in Sudan. A delegation, headed by Qalaa Holding Chairperson Ahmed Heikal, held a meeting with Head of Sudan’s Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, and Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok in the presence

Mozambique Establishes Regulatory Framework for Off Grid Access.

Yesterday, Mozambique joined it’s neighboring countries by putting in place the Regulation for Off-Grid Energy Access – a regulatory framework that will provide greater clarity to all actors in the off-grid energy sector. The Government of Mozambique approved yesterday, in the Council of Ministers, by Decree, the Regulation for Off-Grid Energy Access. This regulation results from

Liquid Telecom Announces Ambitious Plan To Help Develop Kenya’s Rural Road Network

Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, is working on an ambitious plan that will help improve Kenya’s rural road network. The company recently announced that it is connecting the Kenya Rural Roads Authority (KeRRA) headquarters to all 47 of its regional offices over the next two weeks. Access to

Malawi Seeks Investments In Infrastructure Projects As Country Becomes AFC’s 18th Member State

The Republic of Malawi is seeking to boost investments in its growing infrastructure sector by becoming the second Southern African member country of Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), Africa’s leading infrastructure development finance institution. Malawi’s AFC membership has been touted as a progression of the Corporation’s existing investment footprint in the country. AFC had previously acted

Africa Must Develop Smart Cities In Order To Achieve Middle Income Status Industry

Africa’s policymakers, governments, and stakeholders must develop smart cities in order for the continent to achieve middleincome status, industry professionals have said. A smart city is an urban area that uses different types of electronic data collection sensors to supply information which is used to manage assets and resources efficiently. Socio-economic experts made the declaration on the