Thank You to our Media Partners

To reach a wider audience, drive thought-provoking discussions and shine a spotlight on the most pressing issues in the energy sector, we partner with leading media outlets across the continent.

Media Partners

Enlit Africa partners with industry titles that span the power & energy industry, offering 365 days a year of coverage of the event.

ESI Africa and African Power and Energy Elites are produced by VUKA Group, the organisers of Enlit Africa. On top of this, other industry titles outside of the VUKA Group also help to extend our truly global reach.

Find below our Media Partners to learn how they are involved with Enlit Africa and how you can get in touch with them.

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ESI Africa

ESI Africa – Africa’s trusted power, energy and utility multimedia platform – is positioned as an impartial industry mouthpiece, delivering the latest technical developments, breaking news and analysis in both print and digital formats.
Since 1996, ESI Africa has presented unique market opportunities to buyers and sellers, facilitating sector stakeholder engagement through key event media partnerships and our position as the official Host Media publication of Enlit Africa.

Thus, the brand’s various routes to market are expertly primed to build a bridge between readers and solution providers as ESI Africa sifts through the daily noise and delivers the tale of Africa’s energy, power, utility and water transformation to the African and global market.

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Bizcommunity.com's head office in Woodstock, Cape Town is close to the CBD in an area characterised by old warehouses filled with creative businesses which enjoy its loft spaces, giant murals and cool cafés. From here, the team of 30 staff members enable business communities with best practice digital media planning and B2B content techniques.

Bizcommunity has become a household media brand name, the first-choice B2B site in Africa, with an audience of 370,000 multi-industry professionals who stay informed and publish corporate content across 18 sectors of the economy.

CBNC Africa

CNBC Africa is Africa’s first and most powerful business media brand, reaching decision-makers, CEOs, policymakers, and entrepreneurs across the continent. CNBC Africa, owned by Africa Business News and headquartered in Johannesburg, is part of the global CNBC family, reaching audiences in over 100 countries. CNBC Africa together with its companion site CNBCAfrica.com focuses on business, money, finance, and economic news originating from Sub-Saharan Africa.

Engineering News (Creamer Media)

Engineering News is South Africa’s premier source of weekly real-economy news on projects, products, policies, personalities and technoeconomic progress, covering a wide range of industries – from agroprocessing to information technology.


ENERGIZE is a leading publication covering the full spectrum of the electrical industry in Southern Africa including generation, transmission, distribution and industrial and commercial usage. This twice-monthly publication offers up-to-date news, insightful opinions from industry leaders, and cutting edge information on technical developments in the industry.

Forbes Africa

Forbes Africa is a multi-platform business media brand, licensed by FORBES, operating across Sub-Saharan Africa reaching millions of influential African's across its event, print, digital, and social media platforms. The FORBES brand has for 100 years focused on how the wealthy have made their money and how they spend it. Through its various lists, FORBES has become synonymous with wealth.

Green Building Africa

Green Building Africa is a successful B to B digital publication that services the renewable energy, high performance building and infrastructure in South Africa plus the rest of the continent. Their extensive audience reaches far and wide, including IPPs, EPCs, renewable energy professionals, investors, infrastructure contractors, architects, property developers, urban planners and more.

Mail & Guardian

Mail and Guardian is South Africa’s premier weekly newspaper and website. Since our founding in 1985, we have been committed to delivering quality investigative journalism, insightful commentary and comprehensive news coverage to our readers. With a strong focus on political analysis, Southern African news, the environment, local arts, music and popular culture, we have earned a reputation as a trusted source of information and a newspaper of record for South Africa.

Media Xpose

Media Xpose specialize in magazine publishing, corporate branding, digital advertising, graphic design, print and sponsorships. They publish various print publications, including To Build, SA Building Review, SA Business Integrator, SA Profile, Future SA, among others.

Mining Review Africa

Mining Review Africa is the premier, multi-media industry engagement platform focused on Africa’s diverse mining sector. The bi-monthly magazine, which is distributed across the continent and to key international stakeholders, is seen and read by an audience of more than 30,000 influential mining authorities and decision makers. Mining Review Africa’s focus is to bring you the highest standard of technical content and mining relevant news on a daily basis. This extends across the mining value chain - from exploration through to development, operations and even mine closure - all supported by service and supply industry content as well. As part of the VUKA Group – including a portfolio of leading events and media brands in the mining and energy sectors - our access to a network of industry influencers ensures that the Mining Review Africa community remains of the forefront of innovation and information.


Power Engineering International examines the drivers that are changing the global power generation sector. It delivers up-to-date news and in-depth articles on industry trends, new technologies and cutting-edge projects impacting the global energy transition. It is a hub for thought leadership from industry experts who are shaping the 4th Industrial Revolution.


Primedia, established in 1994, is a leading Africa-focused media and advertising group targeting premium consumers on the move. The group has a broad portfolio of broadcasting and out-of-home assets, covering a wide range of advertising opportunities including radio stations and in mall media.

Smart Energy International

Smart Energy International is the leading authority on the smart meter, smart grid and smart energy markets, providing up-to-the-minute global news, incisive comment and professional resources.

Engineering and Mining Africa

Engineering & Mining Africa Magazine is your premier source for in-depth research and comprehensive reporting on the latest advancements in manufacturing techniques, product development, management strategies, and information technologies within the African engineering and mining sectors.

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Launched in 2010, Africa.com is a women-led digital media company with an extensive array of platforms that reach a global audience interested in African content and community. Africa.com is committed to changing the narrative of Africa through the power of unparalleled storytelling.

African Banker

Publishing quarterly, African Banker covers news from the banking, finance, insurance, currency, and financial investment sectors, as well as the stock markets and capital markets, tapping into the growing demand for information about Africa’s banking and financial world, a sector that is consolidating rapidly and reshaping the economy of the continent.

African Business

African Business magazine is the biggest-selling, English language Pan-African publication. Read by decision makers, business leaders and policy shapers alike, led by a highly experienced editorial team, the magazine has a reputation of exposing the African narrative from an African perspective with special monthly reports, which offer invaluable expertise to organisations.

African Decisions

African Decisions is a comprehensive corporate and government journal designed to reflect the developing nature of Africa’s intercontinental and international trade environment. - It investigates business, technology and socio-economic influences affecting its people and economic milieu, and offers readers a structured coverage of business intelligence tailored to the needs of those who do business in – or with – Africa.

Alpha Media Holdings

Alpha Media Holdings is Zimbabwe’s Largest Independent Mainstream Media House. We are Balanced, Objective and Inclusive.
•Printing services; Newspapers, Magazines, Marketing Collaterals etc.
•Publishing: NewsDay, Zimbabwe Independent, The Standard, NewsDay, Weekender and Southern Eye.
•Distribution Services: Intra-city distribution, Subscriptions (door to door distribution)
•Digital Services: Websites, Mobi News, ePaper, Social Media, My Classifieds
•Events: AMH Conversations/Dialogues and Events
•Magazines: Industry sector and event based publications e.g. Quoted Companies, Banks & Banking, Insurance Survey etc.
•Broadcasting Services: Heart & Soul Television & Radio Services.
•Creative Services & other studio productions: Creative designs (print & digital), animation, documentaries, skits, video bytes

Business Focus

Business Focus Magazine is a leading global business magazine directed at high-level executives, providing quality coverage of truly inspiring companies that have achieved the highest standard in their field of expertise. With a core readership of director and c-level executives across the worldwide business spectrum, we make sure your exposure is to the people you want to be seen by.

Electricity + Control

Electricity + Control focuses on the interface between energy and information in industry, serving primarily the electrical engineering profession and related disciplines and services involved in plant engineering, operations, automation and control – in the utility sector and across the broad spectrum of manufacturing and processing industries. Electricity + Control offers readers relevant, engaging and informative technical content across multiple media platforms, in print and online.

Emerging Brand Africa

Emerging Brand Africa is a news and media platform for emerging markets. We feature industry news, current affairs, lifestyle, travel and social impact stories from communities where emerging and mid level companies operate in, with a particular focus on Africa.

Energy and Power Insider

Energy & Power Insider remains the mouthpiece for the Energy industry in Zimbabwe. The publication prides itself as the only source of information from the regulatory authority, ZERA, industry professionals, and stakeholders from across the board. Zimbabwe has experienced huge investments in solar plants, gas mines, lithium mines and processing plants, etc over the past couple of years and the industry has welcomed this development in a country where going green remains topical in all energy and power seminars and discussions – it is the ultimate goal. This forms the core of the magazine’s content!

This is also a platform where suppliers to the industry meet demand, and they do so by contributing articles and advertising in the magazine. Distribution of the magazine is not limited by geographical location as the digital version is posted on the website for global readers while the physical copies are circulated within the country through retail outlets and free distribution at conferences.

Forerunner (TTL Media)

Forerunner is a prestigious B2B magazine that keeps its readers at the forefront of business and current affairs. Forerunners’s content focuses on business across all sectors, investment, finance, government and politics. Forerunner magazine engages with and profiles top decision makers, CEOs, MDs, and other executives in business, mining and finance, and senior officials in government across all three tiers.

Global Africa Network Media

Founded in 2004, Global Africa Network Media (Pty) Ltd is a business-to-business print and digital media company based in Cape Town, South Africa. GAN produces ABC-audited annual and quarterly print journals profiling South Africa and its nine provinces as business and investment destinations. African Business, an annual guide to business and investment in Africa, was launched in 2020.

Global Water Intelligence

Global Water Intelligence is the leading market data and intelligence provider and events organiser serving the global water industry. Our broad range of products and services equips our stakeholders with the insight and network required to survive and thrive in the world of water.

Green Economy.Media

GreenEconomy.Media is a media company focused on policy, thought leadership, best practice, technology and innovation in the green economy in South Africa and regionally. Their content communicates the fundamental issues and facilitates the action needed for a more environmentally responsible production into the future.

Happening News

Happening News is a multi-media news hub, news, events and advertising broadcaster. We strive to offer an exclusive, innovative and creative service through news posts, blogs, vlogs, social media and entertainment shows.

Infrastructure News

Bringing together communities from the water and sanitation, roads and bridges, energy, telecommunications, geotechnical and waste management sectors, Infrastructure News is trusted by the Africa’s leading scientists, engineers, academics, businesses, financial institutions, governments and developers for our detailed coverage of infrastructure on the continent.

Mining Business Africa

Mining Business Africa is a top-quality Mining Resources Magazine, Circulating in Southern, Western, Central and East African Regions and Internationally, both in print and digital versions. The Publication covers current developments from exploration to mine closure and rehabilitation. The bi-monthly publication delivers well-researched news, opinion features and Brownfield and Greenfield projects in Africa.

PV Magazine

Since its initial publication in 2008, pv magazine group has evolved into the leading global solar PV trade magazine, online news and events platform. With its independent, technology-focused reporting, pv magazine concentrates on the latest developments in the solar PV and energy storage markets and in local industries. Articles cover new products and technologies, policy and market developments, and other topics related to solar PV and the energy transition. pv magazine also has an established and successful international hybrid and virtual events portfolio to deep-dive on these industry matters.

RDJ Publishing

RDJ Publishing (Pty) Ltd is a 100% Namibian owned and operated publishing house (as a member of the RDJ Group of Companies) with a wide range of publications and thought leadership events. These are predominantly focused on the Energy and Sustainability landscape with clear economic and social interlinks.

We have provided insight and analysis through our actions FREE to all and as such since our inception focus on our value position:

Our Mission: To be the Namibian business that is centered locally but focused globally.

Our Vision: We aim to be the trusted source of facts, analysis and data in Africa for investors.

Our Values: Integrity, Accountability and Respect.

Sun Connect

Sun-Connect News is a leading independent expert portal for decentralised energy supply in Sub-Saharan Africa. Since 2010, we have been providing up-to-date facts and the latest analyses for experts and practitioners. We report on new technical developments, but also on the social implications of decentralised energy supply with renewable energies.

The Energy Industry Times

The Energy Industry Times is a monthly newspaper dedicated to providing forward-looking reporting on the key issues driving this exciting sector. At last, an easy way to keep abreast of the latest news in the power and energy sectors - from a source you can trust.

2024 Enlit Africa Sponsors & Exhibitors

Diamond Sponsors
GE Vernova
Platinum Sponsors
Aberdare Cables
Lucy Electric
Standard Bank
Gold Sponsors
Dongguan Hinen New Energy Technology Co.Ltd
Enel Green Power
Schneider Electric
Steinmuller Africa
Silver Sponsors
CBI-electric: African Cables
Enertech International, Inc
Megger Limited
Prime Alliance
Triveni Turbine Ltd.
uMngeni-uThukela Water
Utility CEO Forum Expert Partners
GE Vernova
Lucy Electric
Dinner Sponsor
Networking Function Sponsor
Matchmaking platform and Lounge Sponsor
Dinner Sponsor
Standard Bank
Networking Function Sponsor
Matchmaking platform and Lounge Sponsor
Standard Bank
Women in Energy Sponsor
The Carbon Trust
Green Hub Partner
Atlantis SEZ
The City of Cape Town
Strategic Partner
Power Africa
Education & Training Partner
Solar Pavilion Partner
Registration Sponsors
Delegate Bag Sponsor
Solar Pavilion Partner
Registration Sponsors
Delegate Bag Sponsor
Knowledge Partner
Energy Intelligence
Frost & Sullivan

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Why Africa

WhyAfrica provides on the ground information and business intelligence about the sustainable utilisation and extraction of natural resources in Africa. WhyAfrica’s annual 45-day African Road Trip takes place in July and August, and they visit more than 30 project sites. This year, WhyAfrica plans to visit the Limpopo Province of South Africa, Zimbabwe or Botswana, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, and Kenya.

3s Media

3S Media is owned and managed by Novus Print (Pty) Ltd, and has become one of the largest specialist B2B media houses in Southern Africa, offering bespoke print, online and multimedia content solutions for and to business communities.

African Review

African Review is Africa's leading English-language business magazine. It contains more business-related editorial and advertising. Each issue's highly-respected editorial contains special sections on a wide variety of topics including information technology, oil and gas, construction and power.

Construction Review

Construction Review is part of Group Africa Publishing Limited, a media house with an international character extending throughout the globe. The company produces and maintains constructionreviewonline.com and its associated social media channels ad well as print magazine.

Africa Surveyors Online

Africa Surveyors is Africa’s premier source of Surveying, Mapping and Geospatial news and products/service for the Construction, Maritime, Engineering, Agricultural and Mining sectors on new solution based trends and technology for the Africa market.

Africa Outlook

Africa Outlook is a digital publication aimed at boardroom and hands-on decision-makers, aimed at an executive audience across the region; spanning the full range of industrial sectors including agriculture, construction, energy & utilities, finance, food & drink, healthcare, manufacturing, mining, oil & gas, retail, supply chain, technology and travel & tourism.

Cape Business News

Cape Business News, established in 1980, is an A3 Tabloid style newspaper with the objective to provide insightful monthly editorial content on the economic growth, development and business opportunities predominantly in and around the Western Cape. The publication has a National distribution, reaching those who have an invested interest in the Cape Region.

Green Times

The Green Times articles cover issues such as green business, creativity, eco communities, energy, farming and gardening, food and drink, global warming, home and holidays, natural health, shopping, vulnerable people, waste, water and youth.