After absorbing Saham, South African Sanlam scrutinizes Egypt

The South African insurer Sanlam Ltd plans to invest in Egypt in the year 2020, according to its CEO, Ian Kirk, in a statement...

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,...

Algeria: Alliance Assurances offers its first product dedicated to startups

The Algerian insurance company, Alliance Assurances, launched a new insurance product exclusively reserved for startups in the country. This offer is a first on...

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...

Saham Angola Seguros becomes Sanlam

Saham Angola Seguros insurance company has completed its transformation to operate under the South African group Sanlam brand. The transaction comes nearly two years...

Saham Assurance Maroc: the main indicators evolve in a checkered manner

The main indicators of Saham Assurance Maroc experienced an upward and downward trend in the 4th quarter of 2020, according to data communicated by...

Kenya: insurer Britam to conquer Africa

Kenyan insurer Britam Holdings has decided to make further acquisitions in Africa as part of its growth strategy, internal sources reported on Thursday (April...

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...

CIMA: postponement of the second phase of the capital increase of insurance companies

Phew of relief for the insurance companies of the Inter-African Conference on Insurance Markets. The passage of the minimum capital from 3 to 5...

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...

Allianz Nigeria announces cyber risk insurance

Allianz Nigeria plans to roll out a cyber insurance policy before the end of the first half of 2021, announces Adeolu Adewumi-Zer, the CEO...

Cameroon: Chanas assurances unveils new ambitions

Long leader in the insurance market throughout the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC) with a record turnover of 23.3 billion FCFA...

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...

Cameroon-Re soon on the reinsurance market

Announced in 2019, the new national reinsurance company of Cameroon called “Cameroon-Re” will soon start its activities with a capital of 15 billion FCFA...
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