Oil and gas company Eni and Rwanda sign MoU on cooperation in circular economy

RWANDA – Eni, a multinational oil and gas company, and the Government of Rwanda have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to identify collaborative opportunities in the areas of circular economy, agriculture, forestry, innovation and digital information technology. Under the terms of the MoU, the two parties will evaluate the feasibility of circular economy projects focused on collecting used cooking…

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KoTDA signs MoU with ASSEK to enhance innovation and support startups in Kenya

KENYA – Konza Technopolis Development Authority (KoTDA) and Association of Startups and SME Enablers in Kenya (ASSEK) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance innovation and support startups in Kenya. The two parties agreed to achieve this by utilizing existing innovation platforms, conducting joint innovation initiatives and jointly lobbying for innovation policies development starting with the Startup Bill…

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ARE & ACERD sign MoU to spur renewable energy market development in DRC

DRC- Congolese Association for Renewable and Decentralised Energy (ACERD) and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) have signed a  Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) setting out the shared goals of the two organizations to address the existing obstacles which hinder the optimal use of the various renewable energies for electrification and the potential for energy efficiency in the Democratic Republic of…

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Angola signs US$1.5b MoU on solar and water projects

ANGOLA – The government of Angola has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sun Africa and US-based company AfricaGlobal Shaffer to create the largest mini-grid energy project in Africa which is part of a US$1.5 billion project to be implemented by Sun Africa. The project is expected to cover the southern provinces of Cunene, Namibe, Cuando Cubango and Huíla…

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Sasol and Central Energy Fund sign MoU to accelerate gas development in South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – Sasol, an integrated energy and chemical company and the Central Energy Fund (CEF) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on accelerating the development of gas solutions in South Africa. This agreement brings together South Africa’s two leading pioneers of the gas industry that possess deep experience in operating across the gas value chain, from exploration to downstream…

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VFEX signs MoU with Dubai Exchange

ZIMBABWE – The Victoria Falls Stock Exchange (VFEX), a subsidiary of Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX), the region’s leading derivatives exchange, to strengthen bilateral co-operation as well as exchange knowledge around commodities trading. As part of the agreement, the DGCX will extend technical support, knowledge and…

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Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing sign MoU to position Ethiopia as Africa’s aviation hub

ETHIOPIA – Ethiopian Airlines Group and the Boeing Company have signed a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on positioning Ethiopia as an aviation hub for Africa. Building on the two parties’ seventy years of shared history in aviation, the MoU aims at positioning Ethiopia as Africa’s aviation hub – “Ethiopia for Africa”.    Boeing has recognized Ethiopian as a global aviation…

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NuRAN signs network rollout agreement with MTN in South Sudan

SOUTH SUDAN – NuRAN Wireless Inc., a leading supplier of mobile and broadband wireless infrastructure solutions, announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with MTN for the deployment of rural sites under the network-as-a-service model (“NAAS”) in South Sudan for the deployment of sites through the build, own, operate, and transfer (“BOOT”) revenue share model. According to a NuRAN…

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Eni and Kenyan government sign MoU to promote biofuels

KENYA – Oil and gas company Eni and Kenya’s Ministry of Petroleum and Mining have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote the decarbonization process. The MoU will tackle climate change through new industrial models of a fully integrated circular economy along the whole biofuel production value chain. They will jointly conduct feasibility studies to develop waste and residue…

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Zambia signs MoU with REEEP to improve rural electrification efforts

ZAMBIA – The Rural Electrification Authority of Zambia and the Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to monitor and support the country’s electrification efforts through data collection and analysis. The MoU outlines a joint effort to leverage the Edison data platform that was originally developed to monitor and support Zambia’s broader electrification efforts with…

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