Government reviewing contract for sky train project

Government has begun a review of the contract for the construction of the sky train project as a means of transport. According to Minister for Railway Development, Joe Ghartey, development in Ghana’s transportation system requires such an innovation, adding a decision could be made before December this year.

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Lafarge Africa to recognise innovative construction projects

Lafarge Africa has called for entries from professionals and students in respect of its sixth International LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction. The award is meant to recognise and reward innovative projects from professionals and bold ideas from students that address sustainability in construction.

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Hotel occupancy rises to 60% in H1 despite poor Q1 outing

The Nigerian hospitality sector recorded an impressive result at the end of first half of 2019, with average hotel occupancy rate hovering between 60-70 percent, from less than 40 in the first quarter of the year, according to industry experts who spoke to BusinessDay.

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China to support Nigeria on ICT, Digital Economy

The Chinese government has expressed its commitment to enhancing exchanges and co-operation with Nigeria. This will be concentrated on sharing good practice in each other’s Information and Communication Technology (ICT) development.

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N11.8b spent on Kaduna Dam project

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that the Federal Government had spent N11.8 billion as contribution towards the construction of the multipurpose 186.1 million cubic metres Galma Dam project in Kaduna State.This project is the culmination of the joint efforts of the Federal Government, Kaduna State Government, Islamic Development Bank and the African Development Bank….

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Nairobi’s longest flyover to cost Sh10 billion

Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) has given details on the construction of the upcoming Nairobi’s longest flyover. According to the Daily Nation, Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) will fund the 700-metre bridge.

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