Aminata Kane Ndiaye at the controls of Orange Sierra Leone

Aminata Kane Ndiaye, 33, has been appointed CEO of Orange Sierra Leone replacing Sékou Dramé promoted to head the group Sonatel. A challenge for this...

Ivory Coast: a new government of forty members

The Ivorian president has appointed a new government team whose management has again been entrusted to Gon Coulibaly. Ten new personalities are entering the...

DRC: Claude Ibalanky takes over the monitoring mechanism of the Addis Ababa peace agreements

Concluded in Addis Ababa under the umbrella of the African Union and the UN on 24 February 2013, the Framework Agreement for Peace and...

TDB Issues a New Record Eurobond

TDB’s lowest-cost-ever global Eurobond is 3.3X oversubscribed TDB’s senior unsecured 5-year USD 500mn Eurobond issued this past May 16th, makes history as TDB’s lowest-cost-ever global...

10 African Countries With the Highest Schengen Visa Refusals List

Schengen is a border-free area constituted from 26 European countries which allow residents of member countries to travel freely within the area.  On the...

Willy Mulamba is appointed Citi Country Officer of the Democratic Republic of Congo

Kinshasa - Citi is pleased to announce the appointment of Willy Mulamba as Citi Country Officer (CCO) for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Willy...

Citi Launches Volunteer Africa 2019

24 employees will spend four and a half weeks in Kenya to support 16 local entrepreneurs London: Citi has today launched Volunteer Africa 2019, a...

Guinea: SMB-Winning Consortium Launches New 135-kilometer Railway

The SMB-Winning Consortium, in the presence of its President and CEO Mr. Sun Xiushun, the President of the Republic of Guinea, His Excellency Professor...

Cameroon: the new Lafarge-Holcim cement plant announced in 2019

In less than a year, Cameroon will have a new Lafarge-Holcim cement plant. These words are from Pierre Damnon, The now ex-general manager of the...

ADB: dismissal of Alberic Kacou makes waves

The Association of Ivorian International Officials (AF2I) strongly criticized the decision of the African Development Bank (ADB) to separate from the Ivorian citizen Albéric...

Vimetco Names Afreximbank Financial Adviser for $130-million Sierra Leone Bauxite Mine Expansion Project

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has been awarded the mandate to serve as the exclusive financial adviser and mandated lead arranger for the $130-million...

Standard And Poor’s raises Senegal’s rating

The rating agency Standard and Poor's (S & P) has just noted Senegal's rating. The country of Téranga is going from B + with...

UAE Exchange now called UNIMONI

UAE Exchange, one of the world's leading money transfer, exchange and payment brands, announced Monday (July 23rd) that it has renamed its activities in...

Ann Norman, Pioneer Energy: « Africa is open for business »

A few weeks before the oil summit in Malabo (APPO Cape VII) , Ann Norman, Africa Managing Director of Pioneer Energy, gives us her...