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Nigeria: Kaduna Electric To Create Jobs Through Franchising …as Traditional Rulers Laud Its Operations

Nigeria: Kaduna Electric To Create Jobs Through Franchising …as Traditional Rulers Laud Its Operations

  The Managing Director of Kaduna Electric in North West Nigeria, Garba Haruna, has said the Company will create thousands of indirect jobs if the franchising policy being adopted becomes operational. He disclosed this when he visited the Emir of Zuru, Dr. Mohammed Sani Sami, Sami Gomo II, at his palace in Zuru, Kebbi State. […]

Fuel Price Increase In South Africa

Consumers will have to dig deeper into their pockets, with Energy Minister Jeff Radebe announcing that fuel prices will increase on Wednesday. The fuel prices for April 2019 will be adjusted as follows: Petrol (93 Octane, ULP and LRP): 134.00 cents per litre (c/l) increasePetrol (95 Octane, ULP and LRP): 131.00 c/l increaseDiesel (0.05% sulphur): […]

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Renewable Energy Programme Attracts R209.4 billion To South African Economy

  The Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPP) is making a significant impact on the economy, job creation, community upliftment, economic transformation and climate change. The REIPPP is a competitive tender process that has been designed to facilitate private sector investment into grid-connected renewable energy generation. In a short, 8-year period, it has […]

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Renewable Energy Programme Attracts R209.4 Billion To South African Economy

  By Joseph Edegbo The Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPP) is making a significant impact on the economy, job creation, community upliftment, economic transformation and climate change. The REIPPP is a competitive tender process that has been designed to facilitate private sector investment into grid-connected renewable energy generation. In a short, 8-year […]

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South Africa: Reliable Electricity Supply Crucial To Investment – Energy Minister

  South Africa’s Energy Minister, Jeff Radebe says a reliable, sustainable, competitive and secure electricity supply sector is crucial to attract investment into Africa. “It is therefore inevitable that we have to plan ahead and to coordinate our activities in a manner that improves our responsiveness,” the Minister said. Speaking at the Africa Energy Indaba […]

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Nigeria: Renewable Energy Financing, Germany Embassy Hosts Stakeholders

  By Seyifunmi Adebote At 7000MW, Nigeria still lacks the needed capacity to cater to her power needs across the country and with over 90 million people without access to electricity. It is against this background stakeholders gathered to discuss and adequate financing Nigeria’s Power sector, as well as, explore other innovative sources of power generation for […]

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New Charter Opens Free Stakes For South Africa’s Mining Employees, Communities

    South Africa unveiled a new regulatory charter for its mining industry on Thursday to attract further investment to a sector encumbered by depressed prices, soaring costs and murky policy. It is part of an affirmative action to reverse black people’s exclusion from the mainstream economy under apartheid and pointedly targets the mining industry. […]

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South Africa: Mining Sector Experiences Growth In Second Quarter

  The growth recorded by the mining sector in the second quarter reaffirms the importance of all partners in the industry to work together in an effort to contribute positively to the growth of the economy. The Department of Mineral Resources on Tuesday noted that the sector grew by 4.9% and contributed 0.4 of a […]

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