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Port Louis — Mauritius plans to privatise its water sector, as rains become rare, and century-old pipes continue to leak almost 50 percent of...

Businesses catering to South African customers can maximize their site’s performance

Pretoria, South Africa – Osirion offers edge over foreign web hosts. South Africa’s continued modernization in information technology and telecommunications means that for South African...

Jacob Zuma to visit Nigeria, Benin

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma will later this week visit Nigeria and Benin with the aim of deepening South Africa's bilateral political, economic and...

Infrastructure growth, skills transfer vital for development

Pretoria - Infrastructure development and the transfer of skills are essential for the African continent’s growth and development, Department of Trade and Industry (dti)...

Sierra Leone to Host 2012 CTO Rural Connectivity Forum

Freetown — Sierra Leone has been unanimously nominated by 20 Commonwealth African countries to host the 2012 Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) Rural Connectivity Forum....

Niger: What price human dignity?

Small farmers in Oullam District in Niger’s western region of Tillaberi, faced with their third drought in seven years, are being forced to consider...

$500m fund for African infrastructure

The African Infrastructure Investment Fund 2, which focuses on infrastructure equity investments in sub-Saharan Africa, has announced its final close with commitments of US$500-million...

Africa’s transboundary infrastructure development in focus at Lagos conference

The Economic Commission for Africa is organizing a session to discuss transboundary infrastructure development on the continent during the Annual Conference of the Nigerian...

Zimbabwe: Using Food Rations to Rebuild Infrastructure

Mt Darwin — Kuziva Gore, a young communal farmer from Tsenga village in the parched countryside of Mt Darwin District, some 100km northeast of...

SA: Africa is the new growth hub – Zuma

Sun City - President Jacob Zuma has likened Africa's growth pace to that of Asia, saying the continent is fast making good progress economically...

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