IFC Supports Mozambique’s First Utility Scale Solar Power Plant to Address Energy Gaps

[PR Newswire] Maputo -IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced a landmark financing package of $55 million to build Mozambique’s first utility scale solar PV plant, which will help increase electricity sector climate resilience and delive…

[PR Newswire] Maputo -IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced a landmark financing package of $55 million to build Mozambique's first utility scale solar PV plant, which will help increase electricity sector climate resilience and deliver power to rural areas. It includes $19 million from IFC's own account, $19 million from Climate Investment Funds, and a syndicated loan of up to $17 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Goes One-Against-Three Semis

[Daily News] The painful exit of Simba and Isles Jang’ombe Boys and Singida has left Young Africans alone in a race for SportPesa Super Cup against three Kenyan teams. Unless the lone Tanzanian envoys, Yanga win today’s match and go ahead to win the to…

[Daily News] The painful exit of Simba and Isles Jang'ombe Boys and Singida has left Young Africans alone in a race for SportPesa Super Cup against three Kenyan teams. Unless the lone Tanzanian envoys, Yanga win today's match and go ahead to win the tournament, the Tanzanians will watch Everton playing against a Kenyan team in July.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

3 Gas Firms Ordered to Respond to Application

[Daily News] The High Court’s Commercial Division has given two weeks to three foreign gas exploration companies to respond to the application by Tanzanian businessman Moto Mabanga in the 13tril/- gas exploration deal landmark case involving three offs…

[Daily News] The High Court's Commercial Division has given two weeks to three foreign gas exploration companies to respond to the application by Tanzanian businessman Moto Mabanga in the 13tril/- gas exploration deal landmark case involving three offshore gas blocks in Mtwara Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Yvonne Chaka Chaka to be Honoured at 2017 BET Awards

[BET Africa] Today, BET Networks revealed iconic R&B group New Edition will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 “BET Awards”. In addition, multi–Grammy Award winning hip-hop artist and singer-songwriter, Chance the Rapper, will receive the evening’s Humanitarian Award presented by Walmart. Internationally, Ilwad Elman and Yvonne Chaka Chaka will be honored with the 2017 BET International Global Good Star and Power Awards, which recognize individuals championing endeavors to positively impact

[BET Africa] Today, BET Networks revealed iconic R&B group New Edition will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 "BET Awards". In addition, multi--Grammy Award winning hip-hop artist and singer-songwriter, Chance the Rapper, will receive the evening's Humanitarian Award presented by Walmart. Internationally, Ilwad Elman and Yvonne Chaka Chaka will be honored with the 2017 BET International Global Good Star and Power Awards, which recognize individuals championing endeavors to positively impact

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa