2012-02-27 08:21:26Nation Attracts U.S. $3 Billion in Oil Investments[East African]
Uganda's "oil rush" has attracted an estimated $3 billion in exploration investments since 2006, with companies channelling funds towards prospecting for more recoverable oil deposits as the country seeks to prolong the life span of its commercially viable deposits, currently estimated to last from 20-40 years.
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 16:35GPA - Bissau Ports MOU On Course[The Point] A six-member delegation from Bissau ports is currently in The Gambia for a two-week training session to train staff of the Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) on making cargo nets.
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 15:12The Ascendance of 'Development Fetishism'[Addis Standard] In its literal definition, the term development is generally understood to mean an intentionally conceived course of action that aims to realize the full potential of a given population. Though previously the notion of planned development was largely confined to communist countries, it now seems to have drawn some attention across the board.