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.
Stephen Jennings speaks at New Zealand Initiative
Rendeavour Founder and CEO Stephen Jennings addressed the New Zealand Initiative, an Auckland-based think tank.
APPOLONIA WELCOMES GOLDEN PRIDE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Golden Pride International School have joined the growing list of social amenities offered at Appolonia. Golden Pride’s 2-hectare site will host around 2,000 students when completed, with construction due to commence in August this year.
Tatu City teams up with Kenya Rugby Union
Kenya Rugby Union and Tatu City, the mixed-use, mixed-income urban development near Nairobi, have announced a partnership agreement that will support upcoming test matches as well as youth rugby development.
APPOLONIA WALKS TOGETHER FOR GOOD HEALTH
The Appolonia City project team, in partnership with the Appolonia Community, recently embarked on a 4km health walk around the project site. The walk was attended by community members and other partners.
Rendeavour extends Lekki Free Trade Zone development
Rendeavour and Lagos State Government, represented by Lekki Worldwide Investments Limited, have announced an expansion of Rendeavour’s urban development project in the Lekki Free Trade Zone to 1,000 hectares.
Rendeavour hosts African entrepreneurs at GES
Rendeavour hosted a networking lunch for African entrepreneurs and officials at the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Silicon Valley, California.
New Cities Foundation interviews Stephen Jennings
Rendeavour CEO Stephen Jennings discusses the vast opportunities in Africa and his organization’s role in building new urban landscapes across the continent in a Q&A with New Cities Foundation Chairman John Rossant.