Category Archives: HYDROELECTRIC POWER

JSTF KILL TWO SUSPECTED GUNMEN, ARREST FOUR OTHERS IN BOTCHED ATTACK ON A KANO CHECKPOINT

An Otokar Cobra APC on urban counterterrorism counterinsurgency patrols NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA February 24, 2013 Kano The Joint Security Task Force (JTF) on Saturday shot dead two suspected gunmen and arrested four others in the Kano metropolis. An eyewitness … Continue reading

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CHINA TO BUILD 240.5 MEGAWATT HYDROELECTRIC DAM IN GUINEA

PANA Conakry, Guinea 15-08-2011 The Guinean government and China International Water and Electric (CIWE) on Saturday signed a contract for the building of a hydroelectric dam in Kal├ęta in the region of Kindia, about 140 km from Conakry, the capital, … Continue reading

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MYSTERY ON THE NILE: JUST WHOSE RIVER IS IT?

Mystery On The Nile: Just Whose River Is It? by Gwen Thompkins September 19, 2010 Uganda and the Nile’s Headwaters // Credit: Miguel Juarez for NPR All great mysteries begin at the end and end at the very beginning. And … Continue reading

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CHINA TO INVEST US$13 BILLION IN MOZAMBIQUE

China to invest $13 billion in Mozambique Published on : 27 August 2010 – 1:52pm | By RNW Africa Desk (Photo: AFP/FERHAT MOMADE ) China plans to invest $13 billion in industrial, tourism, mining and energy projects in Mozambique over … Continue reading

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