The African Youth Parliament is pushing for the recognition of Somaliland as an independent state.
Africa EAC Industry

Africa Youth Parliament admits Somaliland as its 55th member

The African Youth Parliament is pushing for the recognition of Somaliland as an independent state. The AYP with representation from 54 countries in Africa has already admitted Somaliland membership in its gathering. In a statement from the AYP after a visit in Somaliland late November, the parliament stated: “The African Youth Parliament is a continental […]

Over three million people in Tanzania and Kenya will benefit from a €345 million financing package for road construction support, approved by the African Development Bank’s board in Abidjan.
EAC Industry Investment

3 million people to benefit from AfDB’s €345m road construction support

Over three million people in Tanzania and Kenya will benefit from a €345 million financing package for road construction support, approved by the African Development Bank’s board in Abidjan. The Bank’s support for the Mombasa-Lunga Lunga/Horohoro and Tanga-Pangani-Bagamoyo roads Phase I is in the form of African Development Bank and African Development Fund loans and […]

French Multinational Automobile Manufacturer Renault, through their authorized distributor in Uganda Victoria Motors Ltd, has introduced Renault Trucks codenamed Safety+ Edition Trucks on to the Ugandan Market.
Africa EAC Industry

French Company Renault introduces Safety+ Edition Trucks in Uganda

French Multinational Automobile Manufacturer Renault, through their authorized distributor in Uganda Victoria Motors Ltd, has introduced Renault Trucks codenamed Safety+ Edition Trucks on to the Ugandan Market. The French Company, that started production in 1899, has introduced the Safety +Edition Trucks that come with additional and enhanced features like High Power Retardation, Neutral Inhibition while […]

The MEDEF, the largest French business leaders association has organized a multi-sector trade mission of French business leaders aimed at enabling them to prospect a market that offers significant business opportunities and also identify potential local partners for their future activities.
Africa EAC Industry

French and UAE delegations in Uganda for trade opportunities

The MEDEF, the largest French business leaders association has organized a multi-sector trade mission of French business leaders aimed at enabling them to prospect a market that offers significant business opportunities and also identify potential local partners for their future activities. The French Companies that have arrived in Uganda this morning for the trade mission […]

Dutch marine company Boskalis has secured new contracts worth US Dollars 120 for heavy marine transport services.
Africa EAC Industry Maritime

Dutch firm lands $120 million contracts for heavy marine transport

Dutch marine company Boskalis has secured new contracts worth $120million for heavy marine transport services. Boskalis announced that execution of majority of projects is scheduled to take place in 2021 and 2022. In a statement, Boskalis said following last year’s transportation of a sizable box-shaped FPSO, they had secured a contract to transport a similar […]

Key representatives from over 8 countries in Africa gathered at a workshop organized by Vodacom to look into trends and developments shaping the mobile money industry in Africa.
Africa EAC ICT Industry

Stakeholders meet to discuss the future of mobile money

Key representatives from over 8 countries in Africa gathered at a workshop organized by Vodacom to look into trends and developments shaping the mobile money industry in Africa. Leading telecom company Vodacom also released its Future-Proofing Mobile Financial Services report at the workshop. The report, the first of Vodacom’s Public Policy Series, demonstrates how mobile […]