Tidjane Thiam elected banker of the year by Euromoney

General manager of Credit Suisse in his state, the French-Ivorian Tidjane Thiam was awarded the title of "banker of the year", this Wednesday, July...

Andrew Alli joins Southbridge as CEO of the group

 SouthBridge Group announced today that Andrew Alli, former CEO of Africa Finance Corporation, will join and lead the SouthBridge group as CEO.   SouthBridge Group announced...

Senegal – Adama Bictogo: controversy around the construction site of the University of Diamniadio

Has the construction site of Amadou Moctar Mbow University in Diamniadio been removed from the Ivorian group SNEDAI led by Adama Bictogo? The Senegalese...

Gabon: succession to the top of Gabon Oil Company

Patrichi Christian Tanasa, who was appointed by President of the Republic Ali Bongo Ondimba to head Gabon Oil Company (GOC) on April 12, has...

David Ssegawa: Acting Vice President of Human Resources and Institutional Services

Of Ugandan nationality, Mr. Ssegawa has over 27 years of senior-level experience in conducting organization-wide reforms. He is currently Director of Human Resources and...

Ivory Coast: James Clayton and Abou Toure head of the BHCI

The first Board of Directors of the BHCI, meeting October 30, elected James Clayton and renewed Abou Touré respectively as chairman of the board...

Mohamed Ramsès Arroub takes over the reins of Wafa Assurance

Back to the starting square. Mohamed Ramsés Arroub is again the CEO of Wafa Assurance.   The decision was taken at the end of the Board...

Morocco: Adel El Fakir, new boss of the ONMT

The Moroccan National Tourist Office (ONMT) has just met its new general manager, Adel Fakir. This is a profile for the least atypical. Unlike...

Bajabulile « Swazi » Tshabalala, Vice President of AfDB

The African Development Bank Group announces, on 1 August 2018, the appointment of Ms. Bajabulile "Swazi" Tshabalala as Vice President Finance / Chief Financial...

Guinea: Diakaria Koulibaly, NAPO, Ministry of Hydrocarbons

After serving as National Director of Petroleum Products and Derivatives in the Ministry of Commerce and spending more than two years at the head...

Senegal: Senelec to a new boss

Senegal's national electricity company (SENELEC) has a new director general (DG). It is Pope Demba Bitteye, previously permanent secretary for energy at the level...

Chad: Jean-Paul Mbatna, new director general of SNE

The new director general of the Chadian Electricity Company (SNE) is Jean-Paul Mbatna. The former director general of the Agency for the Development of...

Chad: Minister of Finance removed from office

Chadian Issa Mahamat Abdelmahamout was dismissed on Thursday (September 20th) as finance and budget minister, according to a presidential decree announced by state television. Although...

Carlos Lopes, High Negotiator of the African Union with the European Union

Guinea Bissau Carlos Lopes, 58, has just been appointed High Representative of the African Union in negotiations with the European Union post-Cotonou Agreement. The former...