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Africa Trade Insurance Agency signs partnership with Government of Ghana

The Africa Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) has signed a partnership with the government of Ghana. The pan-African insurer will deploy its liquidity support mechanism to support renewable energy producers. Ghana subscribes to the Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF). This initiative of the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), the German Development Agency (KfW) and the Norwegian

WOFA dialogues stakeholders on infrastructure projects across Africa

With the global infrastructure shortfall expected to reach $15 trillion by 2040, the World Forum for Africa (WOFA) and other experts have called for improved dialogue towards integration of labeling and certification ahead of infrastructure development in the continent. The experts, who said there is enormous need for infrastructure, noted that the move would boost

Focus switches to COP27 as African leaders gather in Gabon for Africa Climate Week

The Commonwealth Secretary-General, The Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, joined African leaders at Africa Climate Week 2022 to discuss Africa’s climate change challenges and regional collaboration towards implementing solutions to mitigate the impacts of climate change. Speaking at the opening ceremony, which kicked off in Gabon’s capital, Libreville, on 29 August, the Commonwealth Secretary-General noted

Namibia, Equatorial Guinea Strengthen Energy Relations with Visits to the National Oil Companies

This week, a high-level delegation led by Hon. Tom Alweendo, Namibia’s Minister of Mines and Energy, is conducting a diplomatic visit to regional gas leader, Equatorial Guinea, with the aim of strengthening energy ties and expanding local content dialogue between the two nations. With the visit well underway, a series of bilateral meetings, site visits

Nordgold Announces Launch Of Power Plant Worth $30 Million At Gold Mine In Guinea

International gold mining company Nordgold announced on Wednesday the launch of a power plant worth $30 million at its gold mine in Guinea. “Nordgold Group (“Nordgold” or the “Company”), the internationally diversified gold producer, is pleased to announce the launch of a new 33 megawatt power plant at its Lefa mine � one of the largest gold mines in Guinea,” the statement read. The project of the new