Coca-Cola Africa Partners to Boost Environmental Sustainability
Africa Wellness

Coca-Cola Africa Partners to Boost Environmental Sustainability

As part of its commitment to improving plastic waste management in the country, Plastic Recycling Industries Uganda Limited (PRI) an initiative of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) in Uganda, has today signed a partnership deal with three community-based plastic collection, management, and recycling companies namely Yo-Waste, Ecoplastile and Asante Waste Management. The newly signed partnership will […]

British International Investment to Invest up to $200m in African Hydropower
Africa Opportunities

British International Investment to Invest up to $200m in African Hydropower

The UK’s DFI is entering into the Norwegian DFI’s Joint Venture with Scatec, a leading renewable energy solutions provider, to invest in hydropower projects across Africa in huge boost to continent’s renewable energy. The JV’s investments are expected to support the creation of 180,000 jobs, avoid at least 270,000 tCO2e of GHG emissions annually, and […]

Africa and the Caribbean to Strengthen Cooperation
Africa Social

Africa and the Caribbean to Strengthen Cooperation

Providenciales, 16 June 2022—Economic ties between Africa and the Caribbean took a strong upward turn this week as the regions’ premier financial institutions—the African Development Bank and the Caribbean Development Bank—came together to advance their collaboration with one another. On Tuesday, African Development Bank Group President Dr. Akinwumi Adesina delivered the prestigious 22nd William G. Demas Memorial Lecture at […]

Nigeria Pays USD7.15m for Additional Stake in Shelter Afrique
Africa Investment

Nigeria Pays USD7.15m for Additional Stake in Shelter Afrique

Nairobi:  16 June 2022 – Pan-Africa housing development financier, Shelter Afrique has received USD7.15 million in additional capital subscription from the Federal Government of Nigeria.  · Additional capital subscription places Nigeria just one-percentage point behind top shareholder,  Kenya.  · The Company also received additional capital subscriptions from Swaziland (USD317,854.54) and Burkina Faso (USD34,610.00).  The Additional stake now takes Nigeria’s […]

Movit Offers Hair Makeover-Mbarara
Africa Social

Movit Offers Hair Makeover-Mbarara

Kampala, June 15th, 2022 – In pursuit of the journey to build self-confidence, Movit brand has offered free hair makeover to visitors of the Mbarara trade show which happened in Kacheka main stadium in Mbarara city. Primarily, the brand provided hairdos to women who require an appearance transformation amidst product sampling. Speaking at the 9-day […]