PUMPMAKERS launches world’s first platform for DIY Solar Pumps in AFRICA

March 16, 2016/PM Pumpmakers PUMPMAKERS (www.PumpMakers.com) from Austria have launched the Pumpmakers Platform, a virtual marketplace that helps people help themselves by providing individuals, local companies, NGO’s and volunteers with free access to the easy-to-use Do-It-Yourself Solar Pump and a global network to implement projects for everyone where there is […]

AfDB President commits to support Liberia’s transformation agenda

March 15, 2016/AfDB The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, has pledged to support Liberia’s effort to diversify its economy, with a particular emphasis on the agriculture and power sectors. Adesina, who led an AfDB delegation to Liberia last week, gave the pledge at an official […]

South Africa’s MTN says Nigeria lifts suspension of regulatory services

Tue Mar 15, 2016/Reuters Nigeria’s telecoms regulator has restored “regulatory services” to MTN Group , the South African mobile phone operator said on Tuesday. The Nigerian Communications Commission prevented MTN from raising tariffs and launching promotions in October last year when it fined the company $5.2 billion for failing to […]