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$100 Mil Agreement between African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private sector ( ICD ) on SMEs

👤Mekki Center 🕔26.Jan 2018

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Western Question needs African answer: Is Tanzania Going Too Far in Banning ‘Half Naked’ Photos?

👤Mekki Center 🕔21.Jan 2018

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USA: Efforts to Protect Delaware River Watershed

👤Mekki Center 🕔29.Aug 2017

Photo: A. Vicente, U.S. Forest Service MC-Media Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick & Mr. Greg Goldman wrote an article on August 28, 2017 for Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News titled “Let’s see funding for Delaware watershed protection”. The article highlighted the issue stating that Delaware River is the source of clean drinking water for more than 15 […]

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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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