Mercedes Benz to capacitate E Cape metro

East London - Luxury German vehicle manufacturer, Mercedes Benz, will share its successful business principles with East London's Buffalo City Metro Municipality following the...

Chinese-built airport inaugurated in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Friday commissioned the upgraded Victoria Falls International Airport that was built with support from China. Mugabe said the renovation could...

SA: E-cargo bike hits the streets of Gauteng

Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Ismail Vadi on Friday lunched the Electronic Cargo Bike (e-cargo bike) pilot project. Speaking at the launch held at the...

South Africa: Multi-million dollar plant to create 7,000 jobs

Port Elizabeth - The construction of a $100 million state-of-the-art truck and passenger car plant in the Eastern Cape will see nearly 7 000...

Uganda test-drives its first electric car

Ugandan scientists and students at Makerere University have built an electric car. The two-seater Kiira EV ('Kiira' means roaring in Lusoga, a local dialect),...

South Africa: Mbombela commuters learn about climate change

Mbombela - Ordinary citizens in Mpumalanga had an opportunity to learn about climate change when an MEC spoke to commuters at the Mbombela bus...

Zero-emission electric cars hit Durban streets

Durban - At least a dozen zero-emission electric cars have been doing the rounds in Durban since the start of COP17. While South Africans will...

Kenya: Bamburi recognized in the Road Safety Awards 2011

Bamburi won 3rd position in the Motor Commercial (Own Goods) Category Road Safety Awards that is organized by the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI). The...

The European Development Fund (EDF) contribution to a sustainable road network in sub-Saharan Africa

The EU is one of the leading donors in the road sector in sub- Saharan Africa. Road transport is a focal sector for EDF...

Africa has Opportunity for Flood and Erosion Management

Cooling trucks are popular in cities around the world – for transportation of perishable goods at given temperatures.  They however, are not as popular...

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