nigeria power

Grant to improve Nigeria’s inland waterways operations announced

Afreximbank and NEXIM have greenlit a joint $750,000 grant that will bridge the gap in maritime transport infrastructure and improve trade in the region in line with the AfCFTA.

36 million electricity meters to be installed in Nigeria

Nigeria’s Federal Government plans to install over 36 million electricity meters across the country by the end of the second quarter of 2021.
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Developing the stand-alone solar product market in the Sahel

The World Bank will add $22,5million in additional financing to the Regional Off-Grid Electricity Project to support the development of the stand-alone solar product market in West and Central Africa, with a dedicated effort to include countries from the Sahel region.
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C&I solar market prospects in West Africa looking bright

C&I solar power provider Starsight has invested in Nigerian facilities management business UPDC Facility Management (UPDC FM).

Senegal: two solar PV plants achieve 25-year PPA

ENGIE has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement with Senelec, the Senegalese off-taker for two solar photovoltaic projects in Senegal, Africa.
Renewables acquisition

Private equity shines in Bright Africa 2018 report

Independent investment firm RisCura has released its latest report on investing in Africa, Bright Africa 2018, which highlights that Africa’s consumer and business spending is expected to reach $6.7 trillion by 2030. The report segments...
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Nigerian Television Authority seeks provision of Genset

The Nigerian Television Authority wishes to invite interested, competent and experienced contractors to submit pre-qualification documents for the supply of a generator and spare parts. Tender criteria Valid Tax clearance certificate for the last three...