Local community skilled up for jobs at Tatu City
The first group of 25 students have graduated from the Tatu City Training Academy. The students, drawn from local communities surrounding Tatu City, took a six-week accredited course in masonry led by training partner Arc Skills. The training academy is designed to provide vocational skills relevant to the construction industry and includes topics such as […]
OPIC visits Rendeavour housing project in Ghana
Executive Vice President of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) David Bohigian today joined Appolonia City Chief Executive Officer Bright Owusu-Amofah and GHL Bank Chief Operating Officer Kojo Addo-Kufuor for a construction commencement ceremony at Appolonia City, the Rendeavour satellite city development in Greater Accra. OPIC, the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, is playing a key […]
Alusynco to manufacture at Appolonia Business Park
Manufacturing firm Alusynco Hellas Services Ltd will join Appolonia City’s business park with the construction of a new manufacturing facility. Alusynco plans to produce aluminium and PVC home finishing products such as windows, sliding doors, balustrades and security doors on one acre of land at the site. “Appolonia City’s impressive growth over the last few […]
President Akufo-Addo launches housing project at Appolonia City
His Excellency President Nana Akufo-Addo has led the ceremonial ground-breaking of the first phase of a 2,000-unit affordable housing project financed by Ghana Home Loans at Appolonia City, Accra’s new city development. The multi-million dollar pilot project on six acres of land at Appolonia City will hold a community of 100 semi-detached, detached and terraced […]
British consortium invests in housing at Appolonia City in Ghana
A British investment consortium has acquired a first phase of housing at The Oxford, a turnkey residential development at Appolonia City, the mixed-use satellite city near Accra. The consortium, led by prominent British investor Simon Edwards, has purchased off plan 30 homes at The Oxford, with an intention to accelerate their availability to the Ghanaian […]
Appolonia City CEO wins 40 under 40 Award
The CEO of Appolonia City, Bright Owusu-Amofah, has won the Real Estate and Development category at the recently concluded Ghana 40 under 40 Awards. Organised to identify, honour and celebrate a cross section of Ghana’s most influential and accomplished young business leaders under the age of 40, the awards based the nominations on commitment to […]
Tatu City sponsors Kenyan students for design training in London
Tatu City, in partnership with Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), the U.S.-based architecture, engineering, and urban planning firm, hosted two University of Nairobi students for a two-week training course in London. Naomi Wangare and Boniface Nyaila, from the university’s Real Estate and Construction Management department, were given rigorous work experience in the fields of architectural […]
‘No better time than now to invest in Nigeria’ – Rendeavour
Senior officials of the Federal Government joined representatives of the Nigerian private sector and American investors to discuss ease of doing business and foreign investment at the Nigeria-U.S. Business and Investment Forum in New York on Tuesday 18 September. Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama, the official representative of President Muhammadu Buhari at the forum, […]
ADvTECH CONFIRMS EXPANSION TO TATU CITY IN KENYA
JSE-listed ADvTECH Ltd has confirmed the purchase of land at Tatu City, which will become the future home to a Crawford International School. This school will cater for all ages of students from Kindergarten to A-levels with modern facilities including boarding for senior students. The move is part of the company’s Africa expansion strategy, and […]
Rendeavour announces affordable housing partnership in Ghana
Appolonia City, Accra’s new city development, will build 100 affordable homes as part of a partnership with the country’s leading mortgage provider, Ghana Home Loans. The multi-million dollar project on six acres of land at Appolonia City will commence construction in the third quarter of 2017, with all 100 homes due for completion within 18 months.
Bosch tools up Appolonia City
Robert Bosch Ghana Ltd, a subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH, has joined the growing list of companies partnering with Appolonia City, the master-planned city in Greater Accra, through the placement of the Bosch Solution Box at the development.
Cricket bowls over Tatu City
As part of its long-term commitment to improve and develop sports by nurturing talent at the grassroots level, Tatu City has partnered with the Foundation for Youth Cricket and Education in Kenya (FYCEK) to set up a cricket hub at Tatu Primary School, a state-funded school adjacent to Tatu City.