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Africa at the center of rivalry between the BRICS and the West

It is in a context marked by the trade war, mainly between the United States of Donald Trump and China of Xi-Jiping that the...

ZLECA: Senegal prepares for negotiations on rules of origin

After the time of the politicians, here comes the experts. For 4 days, (from July 17 to 20), Senegalese trade actors, bringing together economic...

President Azali Assoumani of the Comoros met Louise Mushikiwabo of the OIF

The President of the Union of the Comoros, Azali Assoumani, the first Head of State to visit the new Secretary General of La Francophonie,...

Live from Lomé: BOAD, 45 years later

The West African Development Bank (BOAD) is celebrating its 45th anniversary. The festivities that began on November 14, 2018 in Lome in the presence...

East Africa: infrastructure spending widens deficit (Moody’s)

A recent report by Moody's indicates that while East African countries such as Kenya, Ethiopia and Tanzania are focusing their infrastructure spending on the...

ZLECAF: finally 3% of products will be excluded from liberalization

Meeting on Thursday, March 14, at the end of the first meeting of the year of the National Committee of International Trade Negotiations (CNNCI),...

Three development institutions commit to African domestic bonds

The US Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the African Development Bank and KfW are supporting the African Local Bond Fund (ALCB). Priority is given...

Nigeria and China Sign $ 2.5 Billion Currency Exchange Agreement

Nigeria's Central Bank (CBN) and the People's Bank of China signed a $ 2.5 billion foreign exchange agreement on Thursday (May 3rd) to facilitate...

RDB and Imizi conclude Gishwati-Mukura National Park concession agreement

The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has signed a 25-YEAR concession agreement with Imizi Ecotourism Development Ltd for the development of a multi-phased conservation and...

BOAD launches a photography contest on the occasion of the celebration of its 45th...

On November 14, the West African Development Bank (BOAD) will celebrate its forty-fifth anniversary. As part of the celebrations marking this commemoration, a photography competition...

Equatorial Guinea prepares for ADB Annual Meetings

Equatorial Guinea is preparing to host the annual meetings of the African Development Bank from June 11 to 14 in Malabo. By Achille Mbog Pibasso After...

COSCO SHIPPING Lines and Bolloré Transport & Logistics sign a memorandum of understanding to...

In the presence of Messrs. Wang Haimin and Cyrille Bolloré, COSCO SHIPPING Lines and Bolloré Transport & Logistics and signed a strategic memorandum of...

Afreximbank Appoints Maureen Mba Director of Compliance

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has upgraded its compliance function to a full-fledged department, appointing its long-time banker, Maureen Mba, as a director. Until her...

Koukoutamba: more than a dam, an innovative financial package

A project of $ 812 million. Long awaited, the dam Koukoutamba is in the process of realization. The signing of the commercial contract on February...