Uganda mulls over oil pipeline to Lamu corridor

The Ugandan government is mulling the construction of an oil pipeline to the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopian (LAPSSET) corridor project in effort to fast track the country’s oil production. State minister of Energy (Minerals), Peter Lokeris said Uganda was in talks…
Africa’s tallest building proposed for South Africa

South Africa is set to become home to one of the world’s tallest structures, according to the executive mayor of the city of Tshwane. Kgosientso Ramokgopa said the proposed Centurion Symbio-City will be constructed in the current site of the…
1 World Trade Center officially NYC’s tallest skyscraper

One World Trade Center, the skyscraper built to replace the Twin Towers toppled in the Sept. 11 attacks, has claimed the title of New York’s tallest building. This follows Monday’s erection of steel columns into the unfinished skeleton of the…
Japan’s biggest solar power plant set for July construction

Construction of Japan’s biggest solar power plant is set to begin in July in Kagoshima city on the southern island of Kyushu. Electronics company Kyocera Corp, heavy machinery manufacturer IHI Corp and Mizuho Corporate Bank said on Tuesday they have…
World’s most expensive home ‘spends lonely nights’

Nearly two years after its completion, the world’s most expensive home – the Sh85 billion Antilia tower in Mumbai – is abandoned every night because of superstition. Its owners, Mukesh Ambani (the 9th richest man in the world) and his…