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Infrastructure Morning Essentials

Monday, May-04-17

Opportunities

 

[World Bank] How Smart Partnership Can Help Fight Chronic Disease in Africa (more)

[Nigeria] Nigeria FG approves N51.4bn for Akwa Ibom-Cross River link road (more)

[Kenya] Port upgrades help lift earnings to hit Sh10.3bn (more)

[Nigeria] Nigeria oil and gas provide investments in excess of $50bn (more)

[Kenya] Power plants auction for cheap electricity delayed (more)

Investment in irrigation infrastructure now an integral part of Africa’s Green Revolution (more)

Deals and Projects

 

[Rwanda] Rwanda: U.S. Firm Unveils Rwf168.6 Billion Agro-Equipment Leasing Initiative (more)

[Nigeria] CONTEC Global Invest N20bn in organic farm (more)

[Zambia] Export Trading Group (ETG) Inputs Zambia Limited nears fertilizer plant completion (more) 

Funds

 

[Nigeria] Crucial tests for Nigeria’s green bonds (more) 

Impact

 

 

[Report, ICA Africa] Africa Energy Atlas (more)

There is Such a Thing as Too Much, Too Fast: Avoiding ‘Mismatched Expectations’ in Off-Grid Energy Investing (more)

[WEF] There has never been a better time to invest in Africa – here’s why (more)

[WEF, KPMG] Africa – a hub of opportunities waiting to be unlocked (more)

Africa is the next frontier for VCs (more)

[WEF] African infrastructure crucial for economic transformation (more)

Macroeconomic

[Zambia] Zambia April inflation rate remains stable (more)

[WEF] Here’s what’s happening to African jobs – in 5 charts (more)

Private Equity Market

[Report, RisCura] RisCura – SAVCA South African Private Equity Performance Report (more)

A new era for private equity in Africa (more)