Rwanda,Tanzania and Ghana renewable energy projects emerge winners of $7m Access Co-Development Facility competition
Access Power, a developer, owner and operator of renewable power projects in emerging markets in partnership with EREN Renewable Energy a global independent power producer, are delighted to announce the three winners of the 2017 US$7 million Access Co-Development Facility (ACF) - an innovative funding and support platform for renewable energy projects in Africa.
Arsenal’s hopes of keeping Alexis Sanchez this summer have been dented after Bayern Munich chiefs sanctioned a £21.7m-a-year offer for the Chilean.
With a Labour surge in the General Election under his leadership, could Jeremy Corbyn do what looked unthinkable before the campaign and become the next Prime Minister?
In 2014 Coke Studio Africa saw the legendary Wyclef Jean take the stage and light up our households with the unforgettable ‘Divine Sorrow’. In 2015 super star NE-YO took Peace One Day to Rwanda and delivered a Coke Studio original song ‘Reason’. In 2016 Coke Studio saw the iconic Trey Songz set the stage on fire with his dynamic presence
Heavily armed al-Shabab extremists have stormed a military base in Somalia’s semiautonomous state of Puntland, killing close to 70 people, officials said Thursday.
The Central African Republic will be out to build on their impressive home record when they play host to Rwanda in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday.
Russian President, Vladimir Putin has rubbished the belief that the United States would defeat Russia if the two engage in a war.
Chelsea striker Diego Costa has revealed that he is leaving the English champions
Ernest Sugira has arrived in Rwanda after a busy weekend’s travel in the Champions League, to feature for his country in their African Nations Cup qualifier against the Central African Republic, officials said.
Team LowestRates.ca general manager, announced that the Rwandan National Champ will join the team in the Outaouais region on Monday.
Only weeks into the relocation of Eastern Black Rhinos from South Africa to the Akagera National Park in Rwanda has disaster struck, when a wildlife researcher attached to the rhino monitoring team in the park was killed by one of the beasts.
Police in Mozambique Tuesday warned that bald people could be the targets of ritual attacks, after the brutal killing of two men whose body parts were to be used in witchcraft.
Zimbabwe’s president is angering some back home with his latest trip overseas, this time to a U.N. conference on oceans even though his country is a landlocked state.
It all started with a post, or maybe two, from Sead Kolasinac’s teammate, Max Meyer, on Instagram LIVE.
Five suspended levels and cars going in all directions: a new highway interchange is driving motorists to tears, as they find themselves lost in a concrete maze resembling a plate of spaghetti.
The World Bank says Ethiopia’s economy will be the most expansive on the continent for the year 2017 followed by Tanzania, Ivory Coast and Senegal in that order.
Ben Affleck is keeping a long-standing promise.
Burundi will host the 8th East African Oil and Gas Conference from June 7 to 9, Minister of Energy and Mines Como Manirakiza said.
Nikki Haley, the American ambassador to the United Nations, said the U.S. is considering its membership in the U.N. Human Rights Council, citing among other things its bias against Israel.
Chelsea and Manchester City target Leonardo Bonucci is open to a move to the Premier League this summer, according to reports in his native Italy.
May 2017 spelled bad news for tourists intending to travel to Rwanda to see the gorillas. Rwanda doubled the cost of its gorilla permits from $750 to a $1,500 - While this is all in the name of conservation, some travellers to East Africa might find this price a little too steep.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday leaders he met on a Middle East trip had warned him that Qatar was funding “radical ideology” after he had demanded they take action to stop financing militant groups.
South Africa has entered recession for the first time in eight years, data showed on Tuesday, piling pressure on a government facing corruption allegations and credit downgrades.
This year, there’ll be four pivotal elections across the continent—namely, in Kenya, Rwanda, Angola (all in August) , and Liberia (October). These general and presidential elections could reshape not only the political institutions in these nations but are also likely to have an impact on peace and security, governance, development and economic growth.
The only Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ)-linked school in Rwanda has shut down, Rwandan Minister of Education Papias Musafiri Malimba confirmed on Friday.
Blaming multiculturalism for tragedies like London and Manchester overlooks Europe’s colonial history of terrorism.
Eleven people kidnapped by rebels in eastern Congo have been released after days of fighting, said a military spokesman.
Rwanda’s two main opposition parties will back President Paul Kagame during the upcoming presidential elections instead of fielding their own candidates, party officials said on Monday.
Theologians from across the continent gathered in Sandton‚ Johannesburg‚ on Sunday to celebrate the launch of the first Africa Study Bible in Sandton South Africa.
Netanyahu’s security personnel said to bar Gnassingbé’s bodyguards from entering the room, leading to ‘shoving’ and ‘punching’
British prime minister Theresa May yesterday called for a stronger response to Islamist extremism.
The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Egypt have cut diplomatic ties with Qatar and suspended air, sea and land access to and from Doha over its support for terrorist groups. This is the most serious crisis to face the GCC in years.
Jose Chameleone’s younger brother, Pallaso, has come out to defend him, saying that it was nothing close to a divorce.
New railway line will not kill business for public transport operators, who fear of being rendered jobless, says president
The U-16 boys’ team of Rwanda has qualified for this year’s FIBA Africa after defeating Kenya in the penultimate game of the ongoing Africa Zone V Championships.
Cristiano Ronaldo understandably took the accolades as his two goals helped to fire Real Madrid to a 12th European Cup but fundamental to their triumph over Juventus on Saturday was midfielder Luka Modric.
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has today launched a new Wi-Fi roaming hub that enables operators and ISPs to access its network of public Wi-Fi hotspots across Africa for the first time.
Kenya launched a major Chinese-African project, the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway (SGR) on Wednesday, just a day before the June 1 national holiday that commemorates the 54th anniversary of the country becoming a sovereign state.
A scam text message has been doing the rounds stating that WhatsApp is about to start charging people to use the service.
Rezidor Hotel Group has continued its African growth momentum with the unveiling of its first Park Inn by Radisson in Kigali, Rwanda, which is its fifth in East Africa.