Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi, Chief Executive Officer of Masdar and Alain Ebobissé, Chief Executive Officer of Africa50 on the sidelines of Africa Climate Summit. They signed an agreement that will see both parties work collaboratively to catalyze sustainable development of the clean energy sector in Africa.

UAE finance initiative aims to unlock Africa’s clean energy potential

A landmark initiative that brings together public, private, and development capital from UAE institutions, is providing $4.5 billion in funding to boost Africa’s energy transition efforts as the continent looks to close an energy deficit that has left 600 million people without access to electricity. The UAE finance initiative is drawing its support from the […]

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Lagos State prepares for historic green bond issuance

The Lagos State Government is preparing for the issuance of an NGN 25bn ($60m) green bond under the Nigerian Green Bond Market Development Programme (NGBMDP). State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu signed an MoU towards the issuance with the NGBMDP’s implementing partners, FMDQ Holdings and Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Africa this week. The NGBMDP was launched in […]

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