Awards to honour excellence in East Africa’s power industry

Executives from region 's utilities to be honoured

Executives from region ‘s power  utilities to be honoured NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – THE region’s leading projects, individuals and companies in the sector will be honoured at the inaugural East African Power Industry Awards organised as part of the upcoming East African Power Industry Convention (EAPIC). The convention is scheduled for More...

by | Published 7 years ago
Oil shortage
By On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
0 Comments

BREAKING: UK Commission closes Ikeja visa application centre

Nigeria oil shortage LAGOS – THE British High Commission has announced the temporary closure of its Teleperformance Visa Application Centre in Ikeja because of ongoing fuel shortages. The Commission said shortages More...

Airtel Nigeria
By On Monday, May 25th, 2015
0 Comments

Fuel scarcity might ground Nigeria mobile telcos

Airtel Nigeria ABUJA – SOME Nigerian mobile network operators are bearing the brunt of the ongoing fuels shortages in the country. Airtel Nigeria, one of the local firms, expressed concern if the situation More...

Ackermans
By On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
0 Comments

Ackermans energy saving scheme a success

Left to right – UGU Engineering Solutions MD Wayne Walker, Jonathan Pratt, general manager for operational support at Ackermans, and UGU Engineering Solutions COO Dave Lesley at the award ceremony in Cape More...

Vandalism of power
By On Monday, May 18th, 2015
0 Comments

Vandalism, theft prevalent in African energy sector

Vandalism of power CAPE TOWN – STAKEHOLDERS in the power sector have called for a multi-sectoral approach to end the rampant theft and vandalism of infrastructure across the continent. At the just-ended African More...

Seven Energy CEO, Phillip Ihenacho
By On Thursday, May 14th, 2015
0 Comments

Nigeria energy firm rewarded at Ghana summit

Seven Energy CEO, Phillip Ihenacho LAGOS – SEVEN Energy International Limited, the indigenous Nigerian oil and gas development, production and gas distribution company, has won an accolade at the 2015 Sub-Sahara More...

Martin Ganda, Zimbabwe economist
By On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015
0 Comments

Lag in leadership blamed for Africa’s energy woes

Martin Ganda, Zimbabwe economist CAPE TOWN – PROMINENT Zimbabwean economist, Martin Ganda, has called for “strong leadership” to ensure Africa overcame persistent energy problems and benefitted from its More...

King Goodwill Zwelithini
By On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015
0 Comments

“Power woes partly to blame for xenophobia”

King Goodwill Zwelithini CAPE TOWN – SOUTH Africa’s power utility acting chairman for Eskom, Zethembe Khoza, believes the provision of reliable power supplies could help South Africa eliminate xenophobia, More...

Eskom CEO, Brian Molefe
By On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
0 Comments

Molefe optimistic at continent’s energy potential

Eskom CEO, Brian Molefe CAPE TOWN – BRIAN Molefe, the Acting Chief Executive Officer of Eskom, is upbeat at the energy opportunities that exist in the continent, saying these could be realised through collaborations. In More...

African Utility Week, Cape Town
By On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
0 Comments

Key Africa power summit opens in Cape Town

African Utility Week, Cape Town CAPE TOWN – THOUSANDS of attendees from around the globe have converged in South Africa for the annual African Utility Week and Clean Power Africa to explore measures of securing More...