Opening of the Kazungula Bridge connecting Botswana and Zambia will accelerate regional integration in the Southern African Development Community ( SADC).
Source : The New Africa Channel
Botswana, Zambia Opens $269 Million Kazungula Bridge
12 May 2021
Botswana, Zambia Opens $269 Million Kazungula Bridge – Botswana and Zambia earlier this … Read the rest
South African rugby player from KwaZulu Natal, Lindani Myeni was shot dead by police in Honalulu. This story is just too sad. He leaves behind a wife and two very young children.There was no need for his death. He was shot because he was black. Where is the outcry from … Read the rest
Electricity consumption is going up. In the last 25 years approximately, world electricity consumption has doubled. Africa does not need less electricity it needs vastly increased amounts for poverty to be alleviated ! Electricity consumption corresponds with living standards. Electricity is the power for development.
Dr Kemm explains that there … Read the rest
ESKOM Management Ushers in the Green New Deal for South Africa
by PD Lawton 6 April 2021
André de Ruyter,Group Chief Executive (GCE) of Eskom Holdings, wants to power South Africa with wind and solar. De-carbonizing the economy of this coal rich country is a mutilation of its industrial capacity. … Read the rest
Chinese technology is a win-win outcome for Africa. It is more affordable. And Chinese investment is accelerating Africa`s tech advancement.
9 March 2021… Read the rest
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South Africa’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record Levels
March 1 (EIRNS)—The official unemployment rate in South Africa reached 32.5% in the fourth quarter of 2020, an increase of 1.7% from the previous quarter, and now the highest since statistics were first published, beginning in … Read the rest
No Technological Apartheid, Africa Must Go Nuclear !
Source: Schiller Institute
Dr. Kelvin Kemm insists that “technological apartheid” not be imposed upon continental Africa. Instead the deployment of advanced nuclear power plant designs, including the fourth generation pebble bed reactors designed in South Africa, as well as floating modular … Read the rest
Africa`s Historic Day : January 1, 2021
by PD Lawton 6 January 2021
” We have to take active steps to dismantle the colonial economic model that we inherited and that we sustained over the last 50 years . We have to stop being exporters of primary products to countries … Read the rest
re posted from AFRICA AND THE WORLD
Africa Needs Nuclear Power to Propel Economic Development and Eliminate Poverty-Will Ghana Take the Lead?
Africa’s only nuclear powerplant in Koeberg South Africa. (Courtesy cbn.co.za)
December 18, 2020
Ghana has correctly focused on obtaining energy from nuclear power to realize their ambition of … Read the rest
Rowland Ataguba, Managing Director of Bethlehem Rail Infrastructure Limited, proposes that the African Integrated High Speed Rail Network should be fast tracked. His proposal should be taken up and considered a priority if Africans are to experience the qualitative changes that only infrastructure, in particular a modern, high speed standard … Read the rest