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US$500 million to ramp up Nigeria mining sector

US$500 million to ramp up Nigeria mining sector

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA - THE Solid Mineral Development Fund (SMDF) is ready to invest US$500 million in Nigeria’s mining sector. This is anticipated to unlock ...

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5IR fuels Africa’s biggest energy event

5IR fuels Africa’s biggest energy event

from TINTSWALO BALOYI in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG – THE largest ever energy event for Africa will kick off on October 20 to fuel six weeks of inspiring energy engag ...

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Ramaphosa outlines SA power generation plans

Ramaphosa outlines SA power generation plans

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa anticipates the addition of 11 800 megawatts (MW) of power to its unstable grid. President Cyril Ramaphosa disclosed this on Monday ...

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Donors condemned for “colonial” approach to Africa

Donors condemned for “colonial” approach to Africa

from MARVIN KELLY in London, Britain LONDON - A UNITED Kingdom (UK) think tank has labelled the lack of electricity across most of Africa, "a human-rights disaster", saying it not ...

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Botswana augments plan to be regional energy powerhouse

Botswana augments plan to be regional energy powerhouse

from ODIRILE TOTENG in Gaborone, Botswana GABORONE – A FEASIBILITY study of a power plant that will generate up to 100 megawatts of electricity from indigenous coal bed methane (C ...

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UK seeking bigger trade ties with Africa

UK seeking bigger trade ties with Africa

from NICK WILSON in London, England LONDON - THE United Kingdom (UK) will abolish its policy on climate change, enhance investment in renewable energy and mobilise private sector ...

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South Africa firms adopt Cloud amid power cuts

South Africa firms adopt Cloud amid power cuts

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s recent load shedding spell, the worst in years, has added interest in Cloud services as local firms insulate themselves from the cou ...

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Over R2 billion investments secured in Eastern Cape

Over R2 billion investments secured in Eastern Cape

from NJABULO MKHIZE in Port Elizabeth PORT ELIZABETH – SOUTH Africa’s foremost investment hotspot for exporting companies has signed funding worth R2,6 billion (US$187,27 million) ...

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Wave of optimism in teeming DRC mining industry

Wave of optimism in teeming DRC mining industry

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA – GOVERNMENT, industry leaders, investors and other stakeholders are optimistic about the future of the mining industry despite the nu ...

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One Planet Summit showcases Africa’s role against climate change

One Planet Summit showcases Africa’s role against climate change

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI - WHILE Africa is responsible for merely 4 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, 65 percent of the continent’s estimated popula ...

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