26-Jan-2022 to 13:26

Rwanda: Major hydropower station to generate 80 MW of clean electricity by 2022

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Emmanuel Gasana the Governor of Rwanda’s Eastern Province together with the Regional Commissioner Kagera Region (Tanzania) and the Governors of Kirundo and Muyinga Provinces of Burundi have visited the Regional Rusumo Falls Hydroelectric Project to track the progress of the works set to complete by December 2022, local media reported Wednesday.

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26-Jan-2022 to 08:07

Japan to rehabilitate Lesotho small hydropower plants

APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — Japan has availed a US$12.4 million grant to assist Lesotho to improve its energy security through rehabilitation of small hydropower projects in the southern African country.

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25-Jan-2022 to 12:50

W/Africa-Based SMEs as beneficiaries of USAID cash injection

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Small and medium enterprises based in West Africa are poised to benefit from an injection of capital and technical assistance from a USAID-funded scheme through the African Guarantee Fund valued at over $20 million.

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23-Jan-2022 to 14:37

World Bank approves $750m Covid-19 recovery loan for S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s request for a US$750 million development loan from the World Bank has been approved by the Breton Woods institution and at the same time rejected by the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters because “the country can raise its own funding,” APA learnt on Sunday.

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20-Jan-2022 to 23:15

Uganda to be blacklisted over money laundering

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Executive Director of the Finance Intelligence Authority, Sydney Asubo revealed that Uganda risks being blacklisted by the Financial Action Taskforce (FATF) if the government does not tackle money laundering by May 2022.

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20-Jan-2022 to 12:15

RwandAir to resume direct international flights to UAE

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda’s flag carrier, RwandAir, has announced the plan to resume its flights to and from the United Arab Emirates effective this Friday.

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20-Jan-2022 to 12:03

Rwanda introduces air balloon rides in oldest national park

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda on Wednesday introduced air ballon rides in Akagera national park (East) and that will operate two hot air balloons that can accommodate 4 to 6 guests.

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