Government Policy

Bamburi Cement launches Houses of Tomorrow (HoT) in Kenya
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Through its parent company, LafargeHolcim, Bamburi Cement has launched a green construction project in Kenya as part of its sustainable…

Nigeria's Federal Government Signs US$1.96b Kano-Maradi Rail Contract
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The Federal Government signed an agreement with Portuguese contractor Mota-Engil Group for construction of the US$1.96 billion Kano-Maradi…

Kenyan Government Partners With Hydro Developers for Affordable Housing Project
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The project dubbed ‘Hydro City’ consists of 30,489 affordable houses in the country’s Kiambu County. 

South Sudan Pursues a Power Sector Revival
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The East-Central African nation is focusing on power generation projects backed by critical infrastructure - targeting the rehabilitation of…

Sierra Leone President launches Construction of General Hospital
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President Julius Bio has launched the Sierra Leone health village and turned the sod for the construction of an ultra-modern general hospital…

Nigeria Federal Government Approves N58b For Road Construction
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On 9th December 2020, Nigeria's Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved N58 billion (approx. US$145 million) for road construction projects in…

Nigeria’s Federal Government Launches N200b Low-Cost Housing Scheme
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The social housing scheme is one of the planned projects under the government's Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) and aims to provide 300,000 low…

Rwanda President Paul Kagame Highlights Significance of AfCFTA
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Successful implementation of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will be mutually beneficially for our countries and will build capacity…

Rwanda approves tax breaks for construction sector to boost recovery
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The Rwandan government has approved a tax incentive programme designed to stimulate investments in the manufacturing and construction sectors…

Kenya introduces Law to protect Contractors from Payment Delays
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The Kenya Parliament is considering an amendment to the law which will protect contractors and suppliers to government entities from payment…