Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 23 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Economic and political reforms in many African countries have bolstered investor confidence and attracted private sector interest in the water sector, according to industry executives who spoke to OOSKAnews on the sidelines of the
  • 21 Oct 2013- 10:14 by Local Press Report KAMPALA The Observer Kampala Water, which contributes 70 percent of the National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) revenues, has launched a campaign to improve their services and collections. Codenamed 'Step-up 90', the three-month drive will
  • 28 Jun 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda Uganda has started the process of ratifying the Cooperative Framework Agreement (CFA) on Nile River water-sharing. Ugandan Water and Environment Minister Professor Ephraim Kamuntu said on June 24 that by making the agreement law, Uganda
  • 17 Jun 2013- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda President Yoweri Museveni waded into the worsening row between Ethiopia and Egypt last week, criticizing the Egyptian government for making what he said were "chauvinistic and irrational statements" about Ethiopia’s
  • Uganda’s Mobile Telephones for Improved Access to Safe Water (M4W) project, which aims to improve availability of rural water points and sanitation facilities, has succeeded in speeding up access to information about breakdowns.
  • The final stages of a $50 million USD infrastructure project to bring piped water, power and transport to Uganda’s Bugala island are to begin construction this April, the Ugandan project operator has announced.
  • 31 Jan 2013- 07:37 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA AlertNet Ethiopia is gearing up to export large amounts of clean power across East Africa in the coming years, starting with neighbouring countries Djibouti and Sudan. But the ambitious plans have ignited controversy on several fronts. Ethiopia