L-R: Heads of Communities of Olomowewe, Chief Shefiu Aguda; Idasho Community, Chief Alisan latifu; Imobido Community, Chief Jegede Lateef; Group Executive Director, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin; Aro of Lekki, Chief Adewale Salami; and Baale of Tiye Community, Chief Kayode Mujitafa, during the stakeholder parley between representatives of Lekki Free Trade Zone host communities and Dangote Oil Refining Company in Lagos
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Host communities commend Dangote Refinery’s CSR initiatives

LAGOS – Impressed with the provision of communal infrastructures for their communities by Dangote Oil Refining Company (DORC) as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility service, traditional rulers and community leaders from host communities in Ibeju-Lekki Free Trade Zone area of Lagos have expressed appreciation at the timely intervention of the company to their needs. […]

Somaliland Foreign affairs and international cooperation minister Yasin Mohammed Hiir has said his country is interested in opening its doors on foreign investors
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Somaliland minister woos Kenyan investors

NAIROBI – Somaliand has invited Kenyan investors to venture into the Horn of Africa nation and invest. Somaliland Foreign affairs and international cooperation minister Yasin Mohammed Hiir has said his country is interested in opening its doors on foreign investors keen in not only trading with Somaliand but also creating opportunities for the growing youthful […]

The various projects that the private sector can invest in are in road transport, rail and oil
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Private Sector urged to invest in Africa’s Transboundary Infrastructure Projects

NAIROBI – A senior adviser on regional integration and trade at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Adeyinka Adeyemi, has assured private sector investors that dependable mechanisms have been established to facilitate and safeguard investment in transboundary projects across Africa. “I am pleased to inform you that we now have the PIDA Model […]

The winners of the I AM 2.O sexual reproductive health solutions contest in Naiorbi parade with their certificates.
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Women-run sexual reproductive health initiatives win big

NAIROBI – Three Kenyan women-run enterprises providing sexual reproductive health solutions have emerged winners of a Global Fund for Women contest to build their innovative solutions in a contest held in Nairobi. Inteco Kenya ARI, Silmak Agencies and Mums Village each won of a US$ 10,000. The competition organized through a partnership by United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) who […]

A section of the Kampala-Jinja Expressway
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AfDB to play bigger role in African economies by investing in infrastructure private equity

African Development Bank Board of Directors has approved its third equity investment of US$40 million in Africa Infrastructure Investment Fund (AIIF3), a closed-ended pan-African infrastructure fund managed by South Africa-based Africa Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM). AIIM is one of Africa’s most experienced infrastructure fund managers. The Fund will focus on acquiring positions of significant influence […]