DRC: A government of 66 ministers and challenges

After more than 7 months of gestation, the first government of President Félix Tshisekedi was announced Monday, August 26, 2019. Constituted by a coalition...

The Nigeria-Benin border remains « open » but …

Nigeria denied on Friday, August 23, the closure of its border with Benin, closed however since August 20 by official statement. The interruption noted...

The World Bank Group has released $ 59.5 billion in 2019

According to the financial statements released on 9 August by the five institutions of the World Bank Group, total commitments to help countries improve...

Online scam: 80 Nigerians in FBI cards (reactions)

Following the resounding arrest of Nigeria's business icon Obinwanne Okeke, federal prosecutors at the United States Department of Justice said on Thursday that 80...

G7 Summit: Africa, the Sahel and the Amazon

Five African countries are invited to the G7 which opens this 24th of August in Biarritz against the backdrop of the fires of the...

Seedstars Dakar awards AfrikaMart the title of best startup in Sénégal

Seedstars World, the largest seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, brought its Senegal round to a successful close during Seedstars...

Generation Africa: 12 young entrepreneurs vie to win prestigious $100,000 GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize

New “Generation Africa” initiative to grow young entrepreneurs and transform Africa’s agri-food sector will award two $50,000 prizes on 4 September at the Africa...

Rwanda: The dry replica of Paul Kagame at Financial Time

Accused of manipulating his figures on poverty by the Financial Times, Rwanda was quick to react. On a visit to Namibia, President Paul Kagame...

Zimbabwe, another currency

After several years marked by the circulation of quasi-currencies (substitutes close to the currency) to make up for the lack of liquidity, the central...

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....

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...

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...