Brian Herlihy News

Ethiopia & Djibouti agree on Blackstone-backed $1.6B fuel pipeline

Ethiopia & Djibouti agree on Blackstone-backed $1.6B fuel pipeline

Ethiopia and Djibouti signed an agreement for a $1.55 billion fuel pipeline with developers Mining, Oil & Gas Services and Blackstone Group LP-backed Black Rhino Group.

Digging deep (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

In just 5 years, submarine cables have brought a 20-fold increase in bandwidth in Africa (Infographic)

Six years ago, the Sea Cable System (Seacom), the first undersea broadband cable along Africa’s eastern and Southern coastlines, was launched.

Byron Clatterbuck, CEO, SEACOM

SEACOM appoints Byron Clatterbuck as new CEO

Pan-African service provider SEACOM has appointed Byron Clatterbuck as its CEO.

US-Africa Business Forum - An interview with Aliko Dangote, CEO of Dangote Industries, and Stephen Schwarzman, CEO of Blackstone

US-Africa Business Forum: An interview with Aliko Dangote, CEO of Dangote Industries, and Stephen Schwarzman, CEO of Blackstone (Video)

Dangote Group President and CEO Aliko Dangote, Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman and Brian Herlihy of Black Rhino announce and discuss new deal at the U.S.-Africa Business Forum.