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  1. China's Sino Hydro Will Build $214 Million USD Rwanda Hydro Plant

    8 Apr 2019- 07:04 by Local Press Report KIGALI The New Times Rwanda’s efforts to achieve universal access to electricity by 2024 have received a boost after a deal that will see China’s SinoHydro build the Nyabarongo-II Hydropower Plant. The 43.5MW plant ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2019 - 07:04

  2. Rwanda, Metito Confirm PPP for Kigali Project

    28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report KIGALI African Review The Government of Rwanda and Metito have announced the financial close of the first competitively tendered Build Operate Transfer (BOT) water concession in Sub-Saharan Africa. The finalisation ...

    Local Press Report - 11/28/2017 - 09:14

  3. Nile Basin Member States to Boost Cooperation for Water Security

    26 Oct 2017- 10:39 by Local Press Report KIGALI Chimp Reports The ten member states of the Nile Basin Initiative have committed to continued cooperation to ensure that all people living in the basin have water security, officials said. The commitment came ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2017 - 10:39

  4. African Ministers Renew Call for Water, Sanitation Financing

    30 Jan 2015- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Adequate budgetary allocations for water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) programs are essential for African countries to sustain economic growth and social renewal, according to senior min ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2015 - 10:30

  5. Nile Ministers Call for Renewed Dialogue on Use of Shared Waters

    7 Oct 2014- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Ministers from Nile riparian countries on October 6 th pledged to reactivate dialogue aimed at fostering sustainable use of shared water resources. During the 4 th Nile Basin Development Forum, w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2014 - 10:29

  6. Rwandan Utility, Industries in Standoff Over Water Tariff Hikes

    8 Jul 2014- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KIGALI, Rwanda A showdown is looming in Rwanda after the country’s manufacturers rejected a proposal by the Energy Water and Sanitation Authority (EWSA) to hike water tariffs for urban and industrial users. Com ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/09/2014 - 11:13

  7. Sixty-Nine Countries Facing Extreme Competition for Water: WRI

    18 Dec 2013- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States A new study by Washington, DC-based research group the World Resources Institute (WRI) found that 69 of countries around the world are facing extreme competition for water resourc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/18/2013 - 10:20

  8. More International Companies Look to African Water Market

    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 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/23/2013 - 10:03