Cameroon: Bolloré ousted from the port of Douala

The general management of the Autonomous Port of Douala (PAD) has just launched a call for limited international consultation for the renovation, modernization, operation...

South African ABSA shows interest in Ethiopia

After entering the banking markets of Tanzania, Botswana, Namibia and Zambia, South African financial services provider ABSA is seeking to expand its presence in...

France-Africa: Emmanuel Macron urges Alassane Ouattara and Alpha Condé to favor alternation

By Rodrigue Fenelon Massala, Grand Reporter. African politics has been discussed these days in the provinces where French President Emmanuel Macron invited his Ivorian and...

Mauritania and Senegal sign (finally) an agreement on gas

At the end of Senegalese President Macky Sall's two-day visit to Mauritania, the two countries signed an agreement on the exploitation of the largest...

Senegal: two new ports in the boxes

Senegal plans to acquire two new ports (Ndayane and Sendou) to replace the Autonomous Port of Dakar, almost suffocated by the volume of traffic...

Cameroon: ASAC calls for the removal of VAT on life and health insurance

The Association of Insurance Companies of Cameroon (ASAC) has appealed to the government on the need to remove the Value Added Tax (VAT) applied...

Cameroon: Good points from Société Générale

The Cameroonian subsidiary of the French group Société Générale has seen a sharp increase in net banking income (GNP) in the year just ending. The...

Senegal: SDE has 5 days to head out of the water

The Senegalese Water (Sde) is no longer in charge of the production and distribution of drinking water in urban and peri-urban Senegal. The Eranove...

Exclusive interview with Mamadou Bocar Sy, Director General of the Senegal Housing Bank (BHS)

BHS, CHAMPION OF BANKS OF HABITAT To understand the economic model of housing banks, we approached one of the actors in the field. General Director...

Insurance: Axa Maroc and Daamane Assurance Mauritanie withdraw from FANAF

If 8 companies have applied for membership of the Federation of African National Insurance Companies -FANAF (including East Africa Global Non-Life Insurance Company of...

Togo: the (new) ambitions of the Port of Lome

Since becoming the leading container port in the region since 2017, Lagos has been ranked first. Lomé owes its rank to some investments made...

Morocco: towards an OPA of the RNI on the employers

Of the two candidates in the running to succeed Miriam Bensalah at the head of the General Confederation of Enterprises of Morocco (CGEM), that...

Ethiopian accident: interrogation on the Boeing B737-800 Max

After the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX crash on March 10, a few minutes after take-off, reactions are immediate in the aeronautics and aviation...

Controversy over the unemployment rate in Côte d’Ivoire

The unemployment rate in Côte d'Ivoire would be 2% in 2018. The elephant would be in the rare situation of full employment. These affirmations...