Niger: the opposition (already) rejects the first results of the presidential election

By our Special Envoy in Niamey, Issouf Kagamaté Gathered around Mahamane Ousmane, the opposition candidate in the second round of the presidential election in Niger,...

Algeria: government reshuffled, Mohamed Arkab becomes Minister of Energy again

Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune announced on February 21, 2021, a cabinet reshuffle in which the strategic Ministry of Energy changed heads. After taking office in...

The 2021 Young Leaders programme thinks bigger

After a year on stand-by because of Covid, the French-African Foundation's flagship programme is back on track with the launch of its recruitment campaign...

Cryptocurrency fraudsters and hackers stole $ 1.9 billion in 2020

The year 2020 has seen impressive growth for the entire crypto market, with many investors turning to digital coins as a store of value...

France opts for strengthening coordination between G5 Sahel countries and countries bordering the Gulf...

The G5-Sahel summit brings together the countries of the Sahel (Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger and Chad) on February 15 and 16, 2021 in...

Investigation: Nicolas Sarkozy in Africa, his network and his men, his interests and his...

While his comeback in 2022 in French politics is no longer a mere hypothesis, Financial Afrik lifts a corner of the veil on the...

Kenya: bank profits fall to their lowest level in 8 years

Shaken by the effects of the Coronavirus, the profits before taxes (BAI) of Kenyan banks fell drastically over the 11 months of 2020. According...

Egypt remains the top destination for FDI in Africa in 2020

Africa attracted a total of USD 38 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2020, down 18% from 2019, according to recent data from...

Harvard’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies extends commitment to its Tunisia Office for six...

Office funded by a new $2 million commitment from Hazem Ben-Gacem ’92. Cambridge, MA – Harvard’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES) announced today that...

Focus on mega-priority projects (PIDA): white elephants?

In Addis Ababa, the sixth virtual session of the week dedicated to the Program for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) opens today. The objective...

Niger: Niamey in fear of the presidential election

When we first come to Niamey, the first idea that comes to mind is to imagine the country in one's mind. How is Niger?...

Cameroon: digitization of procedures at Yaoundé airport

  The official launch of the services of this digital platform took place on December 29, 2020 under the auspices of the Single Window of...

Togo: Eco General States announced for April 2021

After the missed 2020 meeting, Togolese economist Kako Nubukpo, well known for his stance vis-à-vis the CFA franc, once again announces the Eco General...

Cameroon: a Madoff from the tropics in detention

Cameroonian Calvin Mebenga had succeeded in record time in subscribing nearly 10,000 people in the cities of Yaoundé and Douala in investments in exchange...
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