Kenya Railways

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The Africa Infrastructure Fellowship Program (AIFP) is set to admit the first cohort of its fellows hosted by the Global Infrastructure Hub (GI Hub)...
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Africa’s real estate markets set for rapid recovery

Real estate stakeholders have expressed optimism that property markets in sub-Saharan Africa are expected to undergo rapid recovery from Covid-19 constraints. The rate of...
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Operators Banking Big on Property Technology for African Real Estate

The API Summit Virtual is set to host a Pan-African Virtual Proptech event tomorrow. The free to attend virtual forum will connect Africa’s most...

Global office markets to get full recovery in 2022

Global office leasing fundamentals will receive significant impact from the aftermath of COvid-19 recession and work from home trends with full recovery projected to 2022. According...
Kenya Wealth Trends

Real Estate, Entrepreneurship Dominate Africa’s Wealth Creation Arena

Real estate is the most common economic sector for entrepreneurs in Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya according to Standard Bank’s Africa Wealth Report 2020. The...

Covid-19 provides an opportunity for East Africa’s Property Sector to Reset

In a first for Africa, The East Africa Property Investment (EAPI) Virtual Summit (29 & 30 July) is featuring 69 regional and international speakers,...
green affordable housing

Green buildings present USD 768 billion opportunity in sub-Saharan Africa

There is a strong business case for growing the green buildings market. Emerging evidence indicates that green buildings, or buildings that use energy and...
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Tanzania completes its first wind farm

German manufacturer, Enercon, has completed work on Tanzania’s first ever wind farm project at a cost of US$1.2 billion following a funding grant from...
GERD

Ethiopia to clear 1000 hectares for dam reservoir

The government of Ethiopia has described preparations for land clearing behind the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) ahead of commencing filling its Blue...
Africa Property Trends

First quarter real estate investments fell as investors remain cautious

Real estate investors are taking a more cautious approach globally following the spread of the pandemic. Almost without exception, commercial real estate investments fell...

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