South African private healthcare group Mediclinic International plans to reduce its reliance on power from state-owned Eskom with a new renewable-energy ... agreement, the company’s infrastructure executive Kobus Jonck tells The Africa Report.
The company is also planning to start running school buses in Lagos when the school year starts in September, adds Olokesusi. Shuttlers has run pilot school bus projects but implementation has been held up by Covid-19.
According to research from the Danne Institute in Lagos, eight million people struggle daily to move around in Lagos in five million vehicles on a tiny network of 9,204 roads. Households in Lagos on average spent 24% of their budget on transport, with the burden heaviest for low-income households, who spend 33%.