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Sonko halts construction of city’s tallest building

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has stopped the construction of Nairobi’s tallest building and ordered for the arrest of it’s contractors.…
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Promote locals in construction sector

Government should consider reducing the costs associated with getting contracts in the construction sector to allow locals to fully participate…
Africa/World

Tanzania vows to forge ahead with Stiegler’s Gorge energy project

The government has vowed to push ahead with its plan to build the 2,100MW Stiegler’s Gorge energy generation project. Minerals…
Africa/World

Namibia to sign N$50 trillion Africa Trade deal

President Hage Geingob yesterday confirmed that Namibia will soon sign up to the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA),…
Africa/World

Lebanese firm seeks Sh1.5 billion more for oil pipeline delays

A Lebanese contractor Zakhem International is seeking an additional Sh1.5 billion for operational delays in the building of the Mombasa-Nairobi…
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Uganda, Tanzania set new fast track deadline for oil pipeline project

Uganda and Tanzania have agreed to further fast track their plans for the construction of the $3.5 billion East Africa…
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Construction of Sh250 billion Chemical Plant inaugurated

Construction of one of Africa’s largest chemical plants for clean water worth Sh250 billion ($112 million) has been inaugurated. The…
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Reconstruction of Sh24 billion Hotel, Tourism Centre in Jinja starts

A ground breaking ceremony took place yesterday to kick start the reconstruction of the Uganda Hotel Tourism and Training Institute…