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EAFAC: New US – Based Company Plans to Invest in Eastern Africa Region

👤Mekki Center 🕔19.Feb 2017

A newly established US-based Company has trained it’s focus on the Eastern Africa Region as its prime investment destination with long term plans to expand to the rest of Africa.   East Africa Assistance Corporation (EAFAC) is working on several investment programs to link Africa with US market and businesses. EAFAC will initially focus on […]

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Good News on Renewable Energy in East Africa

👤Mekki Center 🕔22.Dec 2016

MC-Media: Renewable energy is the only solution for Africa. Two reports published last week confirms that this green industry is booming in East Africa. Ethiopia plans for new five wind farms four-year project with 5,200 megawatts from wind power at cost $3.1 billion. Ethiopia is a good model for wind energy, the turbine of Ashegoda, […]

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PIDA Organizes its first ever PIDA week

👤Mekki Center 🕔17.Nov 2015

PIDA hosts its first ever PIDA week to bring all actors in Africa’s infrastructure development together and prepare measures for accelerated implementation of projects ِDIRECTORATE OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION: Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire 13 November 2015 The African Union Commission, the African Development Bank and the NEPAD Agency are holding the first ever week of the […]

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AU – Infrastructure and Energy Department Concludes Preparatory Meeting on PIDA Week in Johannesburg

👤Mekki Center 🕔18.Sep 2015

AU – Infrastructure and Energy Department Concludes Preparatory Meeting on PIDA Week in Johannesburg  Pretoria, South Africa 18 September 2015- From 16th to 18th September, the African Union Commission’s Department of Infrastructure and Energy (DIE – AUC), in partnership with GIZ, NEPAD Planning and Coordination Agency (NPCA), African Development Bank (AfDB) and Infrastructure Consortium for […]

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Khartoum: the Nile’s two Giants always feel calm and relaxed! — the Tripartite Committee on GERD reaches agreement on contentious points

👤Mekki Center 🕔24.Jul 2015

Khartoum; the Nile’s two Giants always feel calm and relaxed! — the Tripartite Committee on GERD reaches agreement on contentious points mekkicenter.com Khartoum’s meeting of the tripartite technical committee on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) concluded successfully on Friday 24th July, 2015. The 7th round hosted by Sudan started amid deep disputes between Egypt […]

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Organized by AEEP, AUC-DIE and NEPAD-PCA: Energy Coordination Forum in Addis Ababa

👤Mekki Center 🕔15.Jul 2015

Organized by AEEP, AUC-DIE and NEPAD-PCA: Energy Coordination Forum in Addis Ababa  mekkicenter.com Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP) organized a discussion forum on Wednesday, 15 July 2015, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on the issue of harmonizing Pan-African and international Energy initiatives. Several international, regional and national initiatives and projects launched in Africa but still there is […]

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Sudanese Media Delegation Concludes Visit to Ethiopia and GERD

👤Mekki Center 🕔21.Jun 2015

Sudanese Media Delegation Concludes Visit to Ethiopia and GERD Ethiopian Prime Minister briefs Sudanese journalists on bilateral relations and Ethiopian economy Sudanese media delegation concluded a working visit to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), they also met the Ethiopian Prime Minister Mr. Hailemariam Dessalegn. The Prime Minister briefed the delegation on Ethiopian economy, bilateral […]

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PIDA-JN welcomes the launch of “Cape to Cairo” Free Trade Area

👤Mekki Center 🕔10.Jun 2015

PIDA-JN welcomes the launch of “Cape to Cairo” Free Trade Area ‪#‎PIDA_News‬ PIDA Journalists Network (PIDA-JN) welcomes the launch of the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt summit. Heads of state and representatives of 26 governments from the three African blocs; the Common Market for Eastern and South Africa (COMESA), the East […]

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PIDA Journalists Network Launched in Accra

👤Mekki Center 🕔19.May 2015

 PIDA Journalists Network Launched in Accra   The Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) – African Union Commission (AUC) organized 3-day workshop from 19-21 May for the launching of PIDA Journalists Network. The workshop supported by GIZ , one of PIDA cooperation partners, supposed to set up a framework and action plan for PIDA […]

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18th COMESA Summit under theme “inclusive and sustainable industrialization”, 20-31 March, Addis Ababa

👤Mekki Center 🕔21.Mar 2015

18th COMESA Summit under theme “inclusive and sustainable industrialization”, 20-31 March, Addis Ababa By\ Mekki Elmograbi The summit of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) scheduled from 20-31 March, 2015 has started in Addis Ababa at AU Headquarters. The first activities of summit are the 34th COMESA policy organ meetings and two […]

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