The CFA and the competitiveness of the Franc zone economies

By Amath Ndiaye, Associate Professor University A. Diop Dakar In the current debate on the CFA franc, the argument of an overvaluation of the CFA...

The new book by Cédric Mbeng bends his neck to alarmist visions of African...

Unlocking the Potential of Africa - Ideas by Alexander HAMILTON, Cédric Mbeng Mezui's new book, was presented at the Palais Brongniart, Place de la...

Lee Kuan Yew, an enlightened booby father (what is needed in Africa?)

Died on March 23, 2015 at the age of 91, Lee Kuan Yew was anything but a Western Democrat, a term he opposed to...

Bouteflika is Algeria, the revolution in less

What is this old man on a wheelchair that young people today reject so well to Algeria. Bouteflika is this country rich but unable...

The case Sibeth Ndiaye can not arrive in Africa

The appointment of Franco-Senegalese Sibeth Ndiaye as spokesperson for the French government was unanimously hailed by the French press. Born in Senegal in 1979,...

Senegalese presidential elections: Moubarack Lô’s cold statistics

With or without Karim Wade and Khalifa Sall, President Macky Sall would get 58%. This observation is from the statistician and economist engineer Moubarack...

Cryptocurrency: The great illusion

By Pierre Delval, chronicler.   On April 15, 2018, in issue 49 of Financial Afrik, I devoted a full column on the criminological deciphering of cryptocurrency. I...

Africa: The Democratic Peril …

The democratic horizon is moving away while the time of the retreats of the civil and political liberties settles everywhere in Africa. Who does...

Special March 8th: the editorial of Jeanne SISSOKO-ZEZE

On the occasion of the Women's Day, Jeanne SISSOKO-ZEZE, Coach in Personal Branding and General Director of Reflet Consulting, joins the editorial staff of...

Algeria: President Bouteflika to the end of suspense

3 will not have been a Sunday like any other in Algeria. The president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 82 years old, had cost to present his...

Venezuela: an interference that smells of oil

We are witnessing the collapse of international law under the blows of American unilateralism and the propaganda of humanitarian organizations and Western media. Admittedly,...

Should we abandon the CFA franc?

By Amath Ndiaye, Senior Lecturer, University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar. The debate on the CFA arouses a lot of passions, because it sends us...

Presidential elections in Senegal: five candidates, five economic programs

The election campaign started off in Senegal. Five candidates selected according to a system of sponsorship introduced for the first time will solicit the...

The legal & financial chronicle (1)

By Massandouno Doussou Komara. Repatriation of assets stolen by corrupt leaders: from theory to reality The return of stolen assets by corrupt leaders to their countries...