The African-Asian Federation of Insurance and Reinsurance (FAIR) calls for greater market openness

Aware of the role it must play, the Africa-Asian Federation of Insurance and Reinsurance (FAIR) wants greater market liberalization. The theme of the 26th joint...

Cameroon: IFC and Activa assurance support female entrepreneurship

Activa Assurance with the support of the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank Group (WB) entity dedicated to financing the private sector, is...

Mohamed Ali Bouabane, new CEO of AIG North Africa

US insurance giant American International Group (AIG) announced Tuesday, October 20, that it had appointed Mohamed Ali Bouabane as CEO of AIG GCC and...

Allianz: Gulf of Guinea sees piracy activity soar, West African Coast is third hotspot...

July 15, 2020: Large shipping losses are at a record low having fallen by over 20% year-on-year, according to marine insurer Allianz Global Corporate...

DRC: ban on taking out direct insurance abroad

Direct insurance abroad is prohibited for anyone living on Congolese soil, announced the Authority for the Regulation and Control of Insurance in the Democratic...

Morocco: Wafa Assurance Completes Acquisition of Pro Assur

The insurance company, Wafa Assurance, has announced that it has finalized the acquisition of the shares of Pro Assur SA, operating in non-life in...

Nigeria: AXA Mansard resists COVID-19

While its parent company, AXA suffered the negative effects of the coronavirus with an 8% decline in its turnover in the third quarter of...

Baloon Santé: Senegal in pole position

The insurance sector is changing rapidly on the African continent. Solutions abound to make insurance underwriting accessible to disadvantaged social classes. After the automobile,...

Continental Re appoints new Anglophone West Africa regional director

Pan-African reinsurer Continental Re has announced the appointment of Ogadi Onwuaduegbo as regional director, Anglophone West Africa. His appointment will be effective in January...

Curacel, another great Nigerian tech craze?

In Nigeria, successful startups keep wowing the global tech ecosystem. Fundraising continues at a breakneck pace. And another should run a lot of ink....

Kenya: insurer Britam Holdings appoints interim PCA

Insurance group Britam Holdings has appointed Mohamed Said Karama as interim Chairman of the Board of Directors (PCA) to replace Walter Andrew Hollas, who...

FANAF postpones the organization of the 45th General Assembly

The Federation of Insurance Companies under African National Law (FANAF) announces the postponement of the 45th General Assembly due to the health crisis linked...

Sanlam Pan Africa: Nadia Fettah under pressure

One year after  the integration of Saham Finances in the scope of Sanlam, the time is for major managerial changes. Thus, Nadia Fettah, who...

Saham Assurance Maroc sales rise in the first half of the year

Saham Assurance Maroc announced Wednesday, September 4, a half-year sales increase of 11.3% over June 2018 to reach MAD 3.073 billion (about 318 million...
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