Mali: USD 60 million to finance a project to promote access to finance

The Malian government and the World Bank signed on April 20, 2021, a financing agreement relating to the Project to promote access to finance,...

Thunderclap in Morocco: iconic Mustapha Bakkoury banned from leaving the territory

The news sent shock waves through. Mustapha Bakkoury, the executive chairman of the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (MASEN for its acronym in English),...

DRC: ZLECAF soon to be endowed with tariff concessions and a preferential tariff in...

The African Continental Free Trade Area (ZLECAF) will soon be endowed with tariff concessions and a preferential tariff in the customs field when the...

Tanzania: profile of Samia Suluhu Hassan, first woman president of the republic

Less than 48 hours after the death of Tanzanian President John Magufuli from Covid-19, Tanzania has a new president. This is the former vice-president, Samia...

Niger: opponent Hama Amadou wanted

Despite the army's deployment to hotbeds of tension, in Niamey, erupted protests continued in the Nigerien capital. Breakages have been perpetrated again. During the...

South Africa: Discovery Bank driven by its insurance branches in 2020

Despite the worsening Covid-19 pandemic, the South African holding company Discovery has reported satisfactory progress. This performance was driven in particular by the various...

CEEAC-CEMAC: the merger is slow to materialize

The path leading to the merger between the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) and the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa...

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...
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