African Development Bank approves $5 million grant to scale up Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme

The partnership will bring about future collaboration focused on strengthening small to medium-sized enterprises as well as talent and skills development for Africa’s youth. The...

Burundi: African Development Bank’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) grants $1 million to...

The innovative hybrid design is anticipated to regularize the power output during dry and wet season and mitigate power shortfalls caused by climate change. The...

African Development Bank joins forces with international organisations to help developing countries build resilience...

The members of the Alliance have committed to ramping up action that strengthens the capacity of developing countries The African Development Bank has joined forces...

Nigeria Partners with Google to Train Returnees in Digital Skills

The training drew 93 participants, including returning migrants, interested in setting up small-scale businesses as well as mentorship and job placement opportunities. Ever wonder how...

Ghana and Nigeria top list of markets to watch for key project developments

Ghana’s determination to become sub-Saharan Africa’s first LNG importer in 2020 is set to become a reality as the Tema LNG terminal project nears...

Rasha Kelej, the CEO of Merck Foundation makes it to the list of 100...

Rasha Kelej has been recognized for her efforts to empower women in general and infertile women in particular through the “Merck More Than a...

New players in African investment

The continent’s traditional development partners – the EU, China and the US – are facing increasing competition on the ground from new players, such...

Vodafone Egypt invests $2.8bln in 21 years

Curtil praised the Egyptian government’s efforts to ease the barriers in the face of investments.   Vodafone has invested around EGP 45 billion over 21 years,...

Sheinvest – New Initiative to Mobilise EUR 1 Billion for Women across Africa

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has launched SheInvest, a new initiative to boost gender equality and female economic empowerment The European Investment Bank is unlocking...

Egypt: Water Knowledge Note – Pioneering Participatory Integrated Water Resources Management in the Nile...

The combination of increasing socioeconomic demands, physical water scarcity, and competing transboundary needs spells further trouble for the country’s water supply. The World Bank’s Global...

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