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Will Russia make nuclear energy Africa’s next big thing?

By Our Analyst

Africa has become a centre of focus for various power interests around the world. In the last five years, China, Japan, the European Union, the United States of America- and most recently Russia, have each convened high level summits and conferences attracting African heads of state and government, to court  them to do business.

ECS starts local assembly of electric transformers

A local Ugandan outfit, Electrical Controls and Switches (ECS), has launched an assembly and repair facility for electrical transformers in the country to meet the increasing demand for distribution of electricity in the fast electrifying Ugandan economy.

Hitherto, ECS was trading in Power Distribution Transformers.  But will the local assembly, the company said “will help ECS to ensure optimum quality of the transformer.   We will have a complete testing facility to test and check all major in coming raw-materials used in manufacturing the transformer.”

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