20,000MW not achievable by 2020 - NBET boss
As the government moves ahead to boost electric power in Nigeria, the Managing Director of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Company says government's target for 20,000 megawatts of electricity by the year 2020 is not feasible.
Lebanese town installs solar panels to deal with electricity blackouts
Electricity blackouts plunge Lebanon into darkness for several hours a day. Estimates say it could cost up to $6bn to overhaul the country's entire power infrastructure. But some entrepreneurs are easing the situation by installing solar panels.
Akon in Liberia to promote education, solar energy initiatives
American musician Aliaune 'Akon' Thiam visits Liberia as part of his initiative to use solar energy to bring electricity to millions households in Africa.
Day-to-day challenges of Nigerian manufacturers
Nigerian manufacturers face several challenges and some of these challenges are highlighted by Lagos State's commissioner for tourism, arts and culture, Folorunso Folarin Coker, luxury bag maker, Didi,and Fabian, a cobbler.