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Will Rwanda's push for prosperity be powered by the sun?

Will Rwanda's push for prosperity be powered by the sun?

With its economy growing fast, Rwanda will need to keep moving forward with green energy, minister says

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 10 juin 2016
Biogas heats up in Kenya as fuel of choice for the poor

Biogas heats up in Kenya as fuel of choice for the poor

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation    Author: Kagondu Njagi   NAIROBI, March 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Poor Kenyans are increasingly switching to biogas for cooking, as traditional fuels …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 30 mars 2016
Kenya and Ethiopia vow to turn conflict-ridden border into trade hub

Kenya and Ethiopia vow to turn conflict-ridden border into trade hub

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Katy Migiro   MOYALE, Kenya, Dec 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The leaders of Kenya and Ethiopia promised on Monday to create …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 8 décembre 2015
Is Ghana ready for Business ?

Is Ghana ready for Business ?

    According to the World Bank’s Doing Business[1] indicators, Ghana is the 12th easiest country in Sub-Saharan Africa in the “Starting a Business” category; while, out of the 185 …

Par IMANI News Ghana, le 29 octobre 2015
SPECIAL SERIES-Zambian capital can't quench thirst of its booming population

SPECIAL SERIES-Zambian capital can't quench thirst of its booming population

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Magdalena Mis     LUSAKA, Sept 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Dorothy Zulu’s dream is to have a water tap and a small …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 14 septembre 2015
GHANA - Terkper Asks For GH¢865m … After Blowing GH¢32.4 Billion

GHANA - Terkper Asks For GH¢865m … After Blowing GH¢32.4 Billion

The Mahama-led government has asked the people of Ghana, through their representatives in Parliament, to approve a whopping GH¢865.78 million to finance the country’s development projects this year.

Par The Chronicle, le 23 juillet 2015
UN uses food aid to fight against child labour in Egypt

UN uses food aid to fight against child labour in Egypt

    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Chris Arsenault       ROME, June 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Almost 24,000 Egyptian children have received school meals and rations for …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 18 juin 2015
FEATURE-Malawi forests shrink as power deficit fuels charcoal business

FEATURE-Malawi forests shrink as power deficit fuels charcoal business

      Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation   Author: Karen Sanje       LILONGWE, May 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Impoverished villagers are hacking down Malawi’s forests to make charcoal, …

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 25 mai 2015
Thieves fry Kenya's power grid to cook fast food

Kenya Thieves fry Kenya's power grid to cook fast food

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The morning scene is increasingly routine for Kenyans. When it’s time to start the day, the power is already out. Somewhere nearby, the shell of …

Par X.N. Iraki, le 29 décembre 2014