Category: World

Dr. Kandeh Yumkella – Sierra Leone receives Lifetime Achievement Award

News Update! Sierra Leone’s Kandeh Yumkella and Akon Lighting Africa Initiative among the winners @ the 2016 African Utility Week Industry Awards in Cape Town, South Africa. Congratulations, once again, to KKY on achieving another milestone. ‪#‎HOPE‬‪#‎OPPORTUNITY‬ ‪#‎TRANSFORMATION‬ Some of the winners in the group photo below (KKY 4th from the left) Just to name…

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Sierra Leoneans have a unique opportunity for genuine dialogue about country’s future – says Yumkella

Sierra Leoneans have a unique opportunity for genuine dialogue about country’s future – says Yumkella A. Kamara10 Sierra Leone Telegraph: 20 May 2016 _____________________________________________ Visiting and holding high-level meetings in three cities in two weeks – Kigali and Nairobi in East Africa and Cape Town in Southern Africa, a cascade of appreciative and sustained applause…

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KKY @ African Utility Week Conference in Cape Town, South Africa

KKY delivers powerful keynote address @ African Utility Week Conference in Cape Town, South Africa, 17th May 2016 __________________________________ The annual African Utility Week kicks off today at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC). The conference aims to address challenges, developments and opportunities in the power and water sectors. The event also features industry…

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Sierra Leone’s Energy Revolution was launched at the Bintumani Conference Centre in Freetown

Let’s Give Credit Where Credit is Due! __________________________________ Last week (11th May), Sierra Leone’s Energy Revolution was launched at the Bintumani Conference Centre in Freetown. The initiative with Britain’s development aid ministry (DFID) is part of the UK Energy Africa campaign, which aims to help African countries reach a global development goal agreed by U.N….

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Dr. Yumkella regional trip to Rwanda, Kenya and South Africa.

New Update. Flagbearer aspirant for the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) – Dr. Kandeh K. Yumkella (KKY) on regional trip to Rwanda, Kenya and South Africa. __________________________________ Yumkella Departs Freetown For High-Level Regional Events Posted by Abdul Rashid Thomas – Sierra Leone Telegraph: 9 May 2016 Former United Nations Under-Secretary-General and UNIDO Director-General – Dr….

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