• Nurturing talent

    Nurturing talent

    A cohort of 30 African e-health start-ups are in line for a share of US$7 million in funding and support. The Investing in Innovation programme will provide the start-ups with… Read more

    Charging on

    Charging on

    Work on a facility to manufacture hydrogen fuel-cell plants in South Africa is set to start in 2023. As part of the government’s Hydrogen Valley project, which aims to create… Read more

    Stable dose

    Stable dose

    Plans to develop the first African-owned COVID-19 vaccine in South Africa have been announced. Aiming to improve the continent’s access to COVID-19 vaccines, the development of the novel messenger RNA… Read more

    Green cheque

    Green cheque

    A new US$300 million fund that hopes to spur on the adoption of renewable energy in Africa has been established. The Pan-African Renewable Energy Fund (PAREF) aims to bridge the… Read more

    Reaching for the sky

    Reaching for the sky

    Work on a US$100 million twin-tower project in Rwanda has commenced. Envisioned as a regional hub for financial services, Kigali Financial Square will be built between Kigali City Hall and… Read more