Our collective humanity is at stake: African Development Bank President

African Development Bank Group President Akinwumi Adesina says an accelerated global health and economic effort is needed to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa. Stating...

Afreximbank Signs to Launch 300-Billion Naira Medium-Term Note Programme in Nigeria

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) today in Lagos, Nigeria, signed documents to complete the registration of a 300-billion Naira medium-term note with the Securities and...

The sale of BNP Paribas subsidiaries in Africa takes a political turn

Dossongui Koné, boss of Atlantic Finance and Simon Tiemtoré, CEO of Vista bank in a tight duel for the takeover of the 3 BNP...

As a prelude to its introduction to the BVMAC, the BGFI launches a new...

With a view to defining the strategic orientations of its future 2021-2025 business plan and preparing its initial public offering at the BVMAC, the...

Oil and Gas Insurance: great victory for the local content strategy in Senegal in...

According to our sources, the president of the Senegal Oil and Gas Risks Insurance Pool, Majdi Yassine, informed the Senegalese insurance and reinsurance market...

President says Afreximbank has Disbursed $15 billion in Support of Intra-African Trade

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has already disbursed $15 billion of the $25 billion it committed in support of intra-African trade under its current...

Egypt: $ 52 million increase in foreign exchange reserves at the end of August

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced on Wednesday (September 4th) a net currency reserve increase of 52.1 million USD at the end of...

Nigeria: Insurance companies comply with NAICOM requirement

As of August 20, many Nigerian insurance companies have complied with the deadline set by the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) to submit their recapitalization...

Sanlam Kenya becomes profitable in the first half of 2019

Sanlam Kenya posted net profit of 639.7 million shillings (about 6.2 million USD) for the first half of 2019, after a loss of 1.5...

11% increase in Salim Insurance sales in the first half of 2019

Salim Insurance announced a turnover of 65.223 million Tunisian dinars (nearly 23 million USD) at June 30, 2019, up 11% year-on-year. According to the company's...

Waica Re becomes a group and plans to restructure its capital

Reinsurer Waica Re (Sierra Leone-based West African Insurance Companies Association) announced at a general meeting that it has established a group structure in view...

Kenya: Prime Bank’s net profit boosted by bonds

Prime Bank, Bank of Kenya reported net profit of 1.25 billion shillings (approximately $ 12.5 million) in the first half of 2019, up 32...

BMCE Bank Of Africa reaches the first level of its capital increase

BMCE Bank Of Africa has succeeded the first phase of its capital increase operation, made necessary following the implementation of the "capitalivore" IFRS 9...

UEMOA: 4.3% increase in industrial production in 2018

Industrial production in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) rose by 4.3% at the end of 2018, according to data from the...
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