Tagged: infrastructure

African land policy 0

Extreme events are reversing development goals

By Patricia Scotland, Commonwealth Secretary-General Cyclones in the Caribbean and Pacific, devastating types of fire in Australia, recurrent floods and droughts in Asia and Africa, increasingly bring tragic loss of life to our nations...

No risk attached to China’s loan to Nigeria, says DMO 0

No risk attached to China’s loan to Nigeria, says DMO

By Chinedu James The loan deal between Nigeria and China poses no risk to the Nigerian economy, the Debt Management Office (DMO) has affirmed as debate rages over Nigeria’s rising debts and her capacity...

China is loaning billions of dollars to African countries. Here’s why the U.S. should be worried 0

China is loaning billions of dollars to African countries. Here’s why the U.S. should be worried

By Grant T. Harris* China [is hosting] leaders from across Africa [in] a summit in Beijing. The last summit was held in December 2015 in Johannesburg, South Africa, where Chinese President Xi Jinping announced...

Bui Dam Hydroelectricity Project 0

Building the Ark

Ghana is finally addressing hurdles to major investment in infrastructure. The Bui dam project is a testament to this. By Nana Yaa Ofori Atta. At a breakfast table in the noisy restaurant of a...