Cameroon: headwinds on the electricity concession contract

Contradictory information indicates the willingness of the UK Investment Fund Actis to terminate - unilaterally - the concession contract of the electricity sector that...

Nigeria: the presidential request that shakes the director of taxes

Babatunde Fowler has just received a strange petition from the Nigerian presidency. The letter received by the complainant on August 8, questioned the decline...

Sixth Africa Forum SME Champions Forum

The 6th edition of the FORUM AFRICA SME CHAMPIONS FORUM 2019 will be held on 12 and 13 November 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa....

Oragroup has raised more than 100 billion CFA francs since the beginning of the...

Oragroup announces a € 20 million loan from AFRICA AGRICULTURE AND TRADE INVESTMENT FUND (AATIF), an investment company specializing in agricultural finance in Africa,...

Tunisian-Kuwaiti Bank raises nearly $ 2.5 million in bond market

The Tunisian-Kuwaiti Bank (BTK) raised 7 million dinars (about 2.45 million USD) in the market via a non-public bond bond issued between 11 April...

The governance of banks in the face of ghost companies

By Pierre DELVAL. For the past decade, banks in many countries have demonstrated a better understanding of key aspects of corporate governance: effective board oversight,...

Nigeria: Guaranty Trust Bank eyeing East Africa

The largest bank in Nigeria by assets wants to deploy in East Africa. Guaranty Trust Bank, present in 10 countries including Rwanda, Kenya, Uganda...

France-Africa: Emmanuel Macron urges Alassane Ouattara and Alpha Condé to favor alternation

By Rodrigue Fenelon Massala, Grand Reporter. African politics has been discussed these days in the provinces where French President Emmanuel Macron invited his Ivorian and...

6th Africa SME Champions Forum set for Johannesburg, South Africa

The 6th Africa SME Champions Forum is set to run from the 12th to the 13th of November 2019 in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa.   The...

Nigeria condemned to pay 20% of foreign exchange reserves to P & ID

The West African giant was sentenced on 16 August by the Business and Property Courts of the United Kingdom to pay 9 billion dollars...

Gabon trembles while waiting for the verdict on Webcor

The case opposes Webcor ITP Limited to the State of Gabon. This Malta-based company, which has no known activity, signed a framework contract on...

Gabon: Ali Bongo in the test of power

The Gabonese Head of State chaired the military parade on August 17 in Libreville, the capital, on the occasion of the festivities marking the...

Single Window Conference & Exhibition to challenge the future of intra-African trade during 7th...

The African Alliance for e-Commerce (AAEC), a framework to promote national and regional single windows in compliance with recommendations of international institutions, and Cameroon’s Single Window...

The communicating Binta Sagna is no longer

Founder of the Senegauloises public relations agency, Binta Sagna was found dead on 7 August 2019 in her Brussels apartment. The police reportedly found...