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Savannah Cement to build second milling plant in Kenya

Kenyan cement manufacturer Savannah Cement has confirmed plans to invest more than US$198.3mn in the installation of its second milling plant near Kitengela town in Kajiado County to meet the growing demand in the East African nation The high-efficiency milling plant would feature the advanced Roller Press Technology, which allows for eco-friendly, dust and related emissions-free cement production. Savannah Cement managing director Ronald.... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 8th January 2015

Tanzanian cement output expected to double

Tanzania expects to double its cement output over the next few years according to a report by the Daily News. The news agency reported that Tanzanian Deputy Minister for Industry and Trade, Janet Mbene expects the country’s annual cement production to rise to 6 million tonnes with the future opening of seven new factories. According to the article cement consumption is viewed as a barometer for construction activity, which is one of the.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 6th January 2015

Kenya to construct bridge across Likoni channel

Principal Secretary, Infrastructure Development, Eng John Mosonik said to provide a more reliable link to South Coast, plans have commenced for the construction of the Likoni bridge to replace the ferry.   The Likoni Ferry, serviced by the Kenya Ferry Services (KFS) has come under constant criticism over inefficiency particularly from tourism players who have had to grapple with long queues due to delays and ageing equipment.   Eng.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 29th December 2014

Rehabilitation of 600km Lesseru - Napadal road to boost trade with S Sudan

The road  starts from Lesseru and traverses Kitale, Marich Pass, Lodwar and Lokichogio, ending at Nadapal border between Kenya and South Sudan. It  covers about 605km.   The poor condition of the road which is considered a major link road along the Northern Corridor prompted the Kenya National Highways Authority to procure the services of three consultants to conduct studies before the start of majorrehabilitation.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 29th December 2014

Xinhai Mining Machinery bags order worth 10 Million USD in Tanzania

In September 2nd, Yantai Xinhai Mining Machinery Co., Ltd. and a Tanzania state-owned mine reached cooperative intent, and signed the contract -----"EPCM Mines Service" in Dar Es Salaam the capital of Tanzania. The cooperation ranged over four fields, exploration, mining, ore dressing and smelting. The EPCM service covered the process design, engineering design, equipment manufacturing, construction, equipment installation and.... Read more »

Posted on : Friday , 26th December 2014

Rwanda: More Investors Commit to Boosting Exports

Eight more companies have signed agreements with government committing to increase production and scale up exports.The companies are in the mining and manufacturing sectors and include Rwanda Plastic Industries, Rwanda Allied Partners, Minimex, Demikaru Ltd, East African Granite Industries and Development Mining Company Ltd. Under the agreements, companies committed to expanding the scope and mode of production along the value chain so as to.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 23rd December 2014

Kenyan County Invites Chinese Investment

A Kenyan county on Monday called on Chinese investors to exploit opportunities that exist in infrastructure, agro-processing and tourism. Officer in Charge of Intergovernmental Coordinator at the Laikipia County Lantano Nabaala told a team of Chinese journalists that investors should tap the full gains of the county's natural resources. "Laikipia is rated as the fifth county in Kenya to invest in, and one of the best places to visit in.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 23rd December 2014


The International Development Association, World Bank's fund Kenya government $200 million (Sh18.12 billion) for the construction of a dam in Kwale County. Construction of Mwache Dam is intended to boost sustainable irrigation and access to clean water in the Coast region. The dam is one of the projects being undertaken by the Kenya Water Security and Climate This project is intended to boost investments in water infrastructure and service.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 23rd December 2014

Kenya: Finally, Konza City Gets a Road Through It

Nairobi — Deputy President William Ruto was on Monday to commission Konza Road that will open up the proposed Konza technopolis to infrastructural investment.   The accessible road is part of a raft of ongoing infrastructural efforts geared at laying a foundation for the commencement of construction of Phase 1 of the Techno City.   Following contract signing with American firm Terra Tech for development of a smart city,.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 22nd December 2014

Kenya: Sh605 Million for Bungoma Feeder Roads Project

The Bungoma county assembly has approved Sh605 million for rehabilitating roads in the county.   The funds are for the second phase of roads improvement scheduled to start in January.   Speaking in Bungoma town yesterday, Governor Kenneth Lusaka said the project targets mainly target feeder roads and roads within major towns that are in poor condition.   Lusaka said the county government is in the process of purchasing.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 16th December 2014

Chinese developer to build Sh5bn high-end Kilifi resort

Chinese real estate firm Sultan Palace Development plans to construct a Sh5 billion high-end resort in Kikambala, Kilifi, targeting the luxury holiday homes market.   Sultan Palace said its investment is driven by a growing demand for beach resorts globally, with Kenya becoming a popular destination.   “There was a gap in this sector and we felt the need to venture into this market as Kenya has proven one of the most.... Read more »

Posted on : Friday , 12th December 2014

Lafarge Africa Set to Buy-Out Minorities in Ashaka Cement

Lafarge Africa, the Nigerian unit of the French cement maker, Lafarge, is poised to make a cash offer valued at about $122 million to buy-out minority shareholders in its Nigerian business, Ashaka Cement, it emerged on Tuesday.   According to Reuters, the bid comes shortly after the $1.35 billion union of Lafarge Africa’s Nigerian and South African businesses, which has already gotten approval from shareholders in July this.... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 11th December 2014

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