ZTK power interconnector making steady progress

https://www.esi-africa.com/news/ztk-power-interconnector/ Reflecting on progress on the Zambia, Tanzania and Kenya (ZTK) power interconnector project since 2014, Kenya demonstrates readiness so far. According to the East African Business, the Kenya section is fully financed and already under construction, while Zambia requires $160 million for the uncommitted parts. The 2,300km ZTK power interconnector seeks to interconnect the three countries and create a …

Statement by Mr. Shem Simuyemba, African Development Bank, At the 30th West African Power Pool (WAPP), Donor Coordination Meeting

Statement by Mr. Shem Simuyemba, African Development Bank Manager, NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility (NEPAD-IPPF) At the 30th West African Power Pool (WAPP), Donor Coordination Meeting Held on 1st November, 2017 at Alisa Swiss Spirit Hotel, Northridge, Accra, Ghana Theme: Regional Electricity Market – Ensuring West African Integration The Board Chairman of the West Africa Power Pool (WAPP), Mr Mohammed Usman …

Un don de plus de 2 millions d’euros de la BAD à la CEEAC

La Banque africaine de développement (BAD), à travers la Facilité africaine de l’eau (FAE) et le Mécanisme de financement de la préparation de projets d’infrastructures du NEPAD (IPPF-NEPAD), deux fonds spéciaux multi-donateurs qu’elle héberge et administre, a approuvé le décaissement de 2 098 593 d’euros au profit de la Communauté économique des Etats de l’Afrique centrale (CEEAC), le 11 août …

NEPAD-IPPF, a critical instrument to bridge Africa’s infrastructure financing gap

Dr. Ibrahim Assane Mayaki of the Republic of Niger is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency, head-quartered in Midrand, South Africa. Today, I would like to talk to you about NEPAD-IPPF (NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility), which is an extremely important organ for African development, as it helps building ...