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Uncertainty rises after 11th hour election delay

The announcement that Nigeria’s highly anticipated elections have been delayed by a week has heightened feelings of uncertainty in Africa’s most populous country. 

Date: 20/02/2019

Held at RSA House, London on 14-15 November, the fifth Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting brought together 180 leading private and public sector investors, African officials and project developers.

Date: 15/11/2018
African Energy

The generation capacity of a majority of African electricity supply industries (ESIs) has seen strong growth since the start of the decade, according to Cross-border Information's first African Energy Data Book, which was launched at the...

Date: 14/11/2018
African Energy

A power sector scorecard published in the new edition of the African Energy Atlas, shows that a net 15.5GW installed capacity was...

Date: 04/09/2018

African Energy Live Data suggests a vibrant continental electricity supply industry is developing, but project-by-project analysis points to a more complex situation in which power plant construction is sluggish and hundreds of millions...

Date: 20/06/2018

New World Bank support and some improvements in performance underpin government claims that Abuja can turn around Nigeria’s dysfunctional electricity supply industry, but with gencos going to court to obtain full payments of their bills, the...

Date: 15/03/2018

CbI Meetings has published the full agenda for the fourth annual Africa Investment Exchange: Gas meeting in London on 11-12 April.

Date: 13/03/2018

President Alpha Condé faces a string of elections confronted by power outages and other services shortfalls that have brought protestors back on the streets. In this difficult context the Souapiti HEP dam’s start-up could provide a major boost at...

Date: 15/02/2018

Analysis by African Energy Live Data shows Morocco’s very active project pipeline could more than double installed capacity from around  8.3GW to just over 17GW by 2025. A lot is going on in the industry, but progress will be defined by...

Date: 25/01/2018

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