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Africa’s Largest Bio-Gas Power Plant Opens In Kenya

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Key points: Africa’s largest biogas power plant launched operation in Naivasha, Kenya three years after its construction began. The plant has an installed capacity of 2.6 megawatts that will be injected into the national grid further lowering power prices in Kenya. The Africa’s first grid-connect Anaerobic Digester 7.5 million dollar project More...

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By Moshe Megged On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Soma British Oil Firm Denies Allegations of ‘Payoffs’ To Somali Officials

Key Highlights According to reports by UN Monitoring Group, the British company Soma Oil & Gas was accused of making large payments to Somalia’s ministry of oil officials to secure oil exploration deals. The More...

By Goldberg Natalie On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Kenya’s Electricity Import Reduces By Half Attributed To Geothermal Energy Injection Into The Grid

Highlights: Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta recent visit to Uganda was aimed and improving relations between the two East African countries with bilateral trade between the two countries was at the top of the More...

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By Moshe Megged On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Security, Trade and Innovation Top Agendas of Kenya – Uganda Regional Talks

Key Highlights 8th August 2015, Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta arrives in Uganda for regional talks. The Kenyan President on a 3 day official visit in Uganda which began on Saturday. The president received 21-gun More...

By Moshe Megged On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Soma British Oil Firm Accused of ‘Payoffs’ to Somali Officials by U.N. Monitor

Event British company Soma Oil and Gas accused of making large payments to Somalia’s ministry of oil. The payments has created serious conflict of interest viewed as pay offs to senior officials in the ministry. The More...

By Goldberg Natalie On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
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Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kenya Attracts Top Global Investors Ahead of Obama’s Visit

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta hosted some of the top billionaire investors in the world. They are in the country ahead of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit that will be attended by United State President Barack More...

By Bluwstein Rachel On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
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South Sudan Looming Border Disparity with Sudan around Oil Facilities

Event Summary As On 13th July 2015: Sudan masses troops on its border with South Sudan to secure oil facilities Sudan authorities confirm that the process of reinforcing Sudan’s border with South Sudan’s More...

By Goldberg Natalie On Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Somalia To Submit Maritime Dispute Case with Kenya to International Court of Justice

The Somalia Federal government has said that it will submit the maritime dispute case it has with Kenya at the International Court of Justice next week. This announcement comes barely a week before the Kenyan government More...

By Goldberg Natalie On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

KenGen Set To Develop 400MW Wind Power Farm In Meru County

Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) is set to develop wind power farm in Meru County that will see an additional 400MW into the national electricity grid. This project comes just a day after President More...

By Goldberg Natalie On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Lake Turkana Wind Power Project: Uhuru Kenyatta to Officiate Groundbreaking of Africa’s Largest Project

The energy shortages experienced in Kenya will soon be a gone case once the Lake Turkana Wind Power Project is operational. The ground breaking ceremony of the project is scheduled for Thursday, 2nd July 2015, with More...