APPOLONIA LAUNCHES URBAN DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURAL COMPETITION
Appolonia, the mixed-use urban development near Accra, has launched its first urban design and architectural competition. The contest has been initiated to search for designs for a 500-unit affordable housing estate as the first phase of a 2,500 unit development on 161 acres of land.
Tatu City, SOM sponsor Nairobi University for study tour
Tatu City, the mixed-use, mixed-income satellite city development on 2,500 acres near Nairobi, is sponsoring University of Nairobi students from the Department Real Estate & Construction Management (RECM) for a two-week study tour in London.
Nova Academies breaks ground at Tatu City
Nova Academies, which is helmed by former Alliance Principal Chris Khaemba, will be situated on 20 acres at Tatu City, the mixed-use, mixed-income development near Nairobi. Khaemba, joined by Oliver Sabot, Managing Director of Nova Academies, and Nick Langford, Country Head for Rendeavour, Tatu City’s owner and developer marked the launch of full construction at the site.
Chandaria Industries to build KES 5 Billion facility at Tatu Industrial Park
Chandaria Industries, the largest tissue and hygiene products manufacturer in East and Central Africa, will build a new state-of-the-art tissue paper manufacturing facility at Tatu Industrial Park, East Africa’s leading industrial zone near Nairobi.
Appolonia host discussion on the future of real estate
Appolonia has hosted the first in a series of discussions devoted to empowering the public with knowledge about real estate. The evening cocktail gave participants an opportunity to hear first-hand from leading real estate experts on property financing and urban planning.
Rendeavour Signs MOU With USAID To Support African Youth
Rendeavour signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to foster youth leadership opportunities that promote growth and strengthen Africa-based business and entrepreneurship, civil society, and public administration.
Tatu City signs up Kenya Power
Kenya Power and Tatu City, the mixed-use, mixed-income development near Nairobi, have signed a partnership to deliver power to Tatu City’s residents and businesses.
APPOLONIA BUSINESS PARK BREAKS GROUND IN GHANA
Appolonia Business Park has broken ground on its 70-acre (30 hectare) site, welcoming leading Ghanaian and international companies to the light industrial area of Appolonia, the mixed-use, mixed income development near Accra.
NOVA ACADEMIES BRINGS FLAGSHIP CAMPUS TO TATU CITY IN KENYA
Nova Academies, a leading Kenya-based education provider, has announced that it will establish its flagship East African campus at Tatu City. Nova Academies will begin construction of its 25-acre site this year, with plans to open its Girls High School to over 120 students in 2017.
APPOLONIA AWARDS CIVIL ENGINEERING CONTRACT
The civil engineering contract for the completion of 2.5km of internal roads in Appolonia, has been awarded to Crownhouse Logistics and Construction. The construction, which will be carried out over a 12-month period and will provide over 100 jobs.
Rendeavour appoints Skidmore, Owings & Merrill in Nigeria
Rendeavour has appointed Skidmore, Owings & Merrill for master planning services in connection with Jigna, Rendeavour’s joint venture urban development project in Abuja, the capital city of Nigeria.