Nigerdock has completed the largest in-country constructed oil facility which is set to sail to its location to accelerate oil production from one of Nigeria’s major deep water oil fields.
A wide range of energy sources exist on the continent. Yet, more than 600 million Africans lack access to affordable, reliable and modern energy services. Hundreds of millions are also denied access to basic nutrition, quality education, medical services and sanitation due to lack of adequate energy supply.
Microsoft in conjunction with Endive Projects provided an opportunity for potential job seekers to meet with career experts and recruiters at the 2015 Career and Employment Fair, held in Lagos over the weekend. On display at the Fair were over 10,000 job openings.
In collaboration with Fate Foundation and Mara Mentor, Microsoft today launched the ‘CloudPreneur Project’ in Nigeria, which will provide participating start-up with entrepreneurship, Cloud and ICT training.
Vantage Africa's leading mezzanine debt provider, today announced it has provided $10m of funding to Simba Properties Investment Company ("Simba Properties"), the property investment arm of Simba Group in Uganda which houses five prime property developments in Uganda, three of which are operating and two of which are under development.
AML has launched an online Christmas card that presents its customers with virtual crackers, jokes and more importantly a donation to help support Street Child Africa (SCA). The donation is to assist children with footwear, clothes and support for the poorest of children in African communities
The Coca-Cola Company, SABMiller plc and Gutsche Family Investments have agreed to combine the bottling operations of their non-alcoholic ready-to-drink beverages businesses in Southern and East Africa. The new bottler, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa, will serve 12 high-growth countries accounting for approximately 40 per cent of all Coca-Cola beverage volumes in Africa.
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $74.47-million loan to finance the first phase of Rwanda’s Transport Sector Support Project.
Liquid Telecom has unveiled its progress in laying Fibre To The Home over which it is providing homes and small businesses with unlimited data packages and 100Mbps, the fastest broadband ever available in Africa.
MTN Group has invited its over 219 million customers across Africa and the Middle East to join hands with the company in a 3-month campaign, starting 1 December, to raise funds for a “United Against Ebola” initiative.