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I started blogging around 2012 when I created my first website which was Arotips.com but I went to college and didn't have time for my blog so it...

As Nigerians marks the 56th year of the country’s independence today, several citizens of our great nation continue to struggle with basic amenities...

One of the fundamental impacts of energy poverty in Africa is the limiting influence on the growth of manufacturing. Manufacturing in several sectors...

22.03.2017 , On the occasion of World Water Day 2017

Group Washing Facilities: an efficient way to fight against bad sanitation

GIZ and UNICEF published a collection of exemplary designs for group handwashing facilities in schools entitled “Scaling up Group Handwashing in...

As blood is to human beings, so is energy to business enterprise. The different between the developed countries and under-developed countries of the...

Source: This study, carried out by GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities and Etisalat, explores the opportunity for mobile network operators to...

01.02.2016 , The Overseas Development Institute (ODI), GOGLA, Practical Action and SolarAid

Accelerating access to electricity in Africa with off-grid solar

These reports present evidence of the impact of solar household systems, reviews the market in the region and 13 selected countries in sub-Saharan...

For many of us, it’s difficult to imagine life without access to electricity — and harder still to consider the many ways that energy transforms our...

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Of the 137 countries examined in the report, Yemen ranked as worst electricity supply nations in...

Local banks are not willing to assist solar energy investors to develop the country's solar energy...

It is the first bank instrument that enables debt financing, including in local currency, to...

How and why Nigerians pay extortionist bills for little or no power supply.

Despite huge sums of money expended by various levels of governments to bring supply to these...

The project comprised solar pumping system, control room, distribution system, borehole,...

The entrepreneurs set up businesses that deliver energy solutions to customers in the Niger Delta...

Developing off-grid alternatives to complement the grid creates a $9.2B/year (N3.2T) market...

The project kicked off with an Inception workshop held at the company’s head office in Lagos,...

Both parties will jointly provide funding for up to 30 Nigerian small and medium enterprises that...

For non-infrastructure projects such as stand-alone systems, i.e., including solar home systems and...

The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) will be the implementing agency for the loan and "much" of...