Zambia: Nacala Road Corridor Consultants Shortlisted

GOVERNMENT has evaluated bids and submitted the shortlisted consultants to the African Development Bank (AfDB) for granting of a no-objection to issue the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Nacala Road Corridor development project costing US$7.5 million. The ministry of Works and Supply set aside the funds to engage a consultant to finalise the designs for the construction of the ...

Q&A with Shem Simuyemba, Division Manager, NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility

Why is NEPAD-IPPF a critical instrument to bridge Africa’s infrastructure financing gap? NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility, NEPAD-IPPF, was established in response to a call of the G8 countries in Kananaskis, Canada, to address one of the weaknesses of infrastructure development in Africa: the lack of investment-ready, viable projects. NEPAD-IPPF is a multi-donor Special Fund hosted by the African Development ...

NEPAD-IPPF strengthens capacity to improve stock of well-prepared bankable infrastructure projects

The NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility, NEPAD-IPPF, has concluded a two-day workshop that brought together over 20 staff members, representatives from the African Development Bank’s Departments of Transport, ICT, Energy, Environment and Climate Change, Resources Mobilisation and External Finance. The two-day seminar, held in Abidjan, was also attended by other AfDB Infrastructure Specialists in energy from field offices covering Zambia, ...