Ivory Coast-Taxation: the employers and the government against the industrialists

Three years ago, on December 31, 2019, the Government of Côte d'Ivoire set the last time a special tax was introduced to equip the...

Ghana: Activa Launches Insurance Program for Women

Activa International Insurance Ghana (AIIG), a subsidiary of Cameroon's insurance group Activa, along with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), has launched a women's insurance...

Nigeria: Federal Government Helps Dangote Refinery

Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, pledged to support the federal government in completing the 650,000-barrel Dangote refinery. In the wake...

African Risk Capacity Insurance Issues Cheque for FCFA 442,824,819.30 to Côte d’Ivoire

The African Risk Capacity Insurance Limited (ARC Ltd) has handed a cheque for FCFA 442,824,819.30 (equivalent of US$738,539.88) to the Government of the Republic...

Alexandre Benalla: « It’s a chance and a pride to be from Africa »

In this exclusive interview with the monthly Financial Afrik (number 63), Alexandre Benalla, the former chargé de mission at the Elysée, deputy chief of...

The security market in Africa: focus on an expanding Eldorado

The increase in recent years in the insured value of physical, petrochemical and airport facilities reflects the stakes of the security market in Africa....

President Putin Honours Afreximbank President with Russian National Award

President Vladimir Putin of Russia today in Moscow bestowed the national honour of “The Order of Friendship” on Prof. Benedict Oramah, President of the...

African Development Bank Shareholders approve landmark $115 billion capital increase, signalling strong support

-          Bank's capital base more than doubles. Jumps from $93 billion to $208 billion -          Largest capital increase in the Bank's history signals a united front by...

Extraordinary Meeting of African Development Bank Governors: « Make the right decision » for Africa to...

The President of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, on Thursday called on the Governors of the African Development Bank to "make the...

SEEDSTARS WORLD 19 ABIDJAN’S QUEST FOR THE BEST STARTUPS IN CÔTE D’IVOIRE, SUCCESSFULLY...

Seedstars has held a bootcamp and a bustling pitching event in Côte d’Ivoire, having finally selected Lifiled to represent the country at the Seedstars...

Alpha Conde of Guinea: « When I arrived, inflation was 21% »

In an interview given to the French newspaper Le Monde and published on October 24, 2019, the Guinean President, Alpha Condé, praises his balance...

Interview with Aïcha Bah Diallo, spokesperson for the Mo Ibrahim Foundation

Published on the theme of the 2063 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the 2019 Africa Governance Report is based on data from...

Africa develops new tools to build resilience to future drought shocks

Droughts have long decimated communities and livelihoods in Africa. This year alone, more than 45 million people in Africa, mainly in eastern and southern...

Guinea: tens of thousands of people say no to the 3 rd term

By Mamadou Aliou Diallo, Conakry. Faced with the determination of the National Forum for the Defense of the Constitution (FNDC), the Alpha Condé regime now...