Signature of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Port of Dakar and Namport

The Port Authority of Dakar and the Namibian Port Authority have signed a five-year memorandum of understanding to promote trade between Namibia and Senegal. Stressing...

Ghana: Google’s Artificial Intelligence in the hands of a young Senegalese

After Paris, Tokyo, Beijing or New York, Google is launching a new artificial intelligence (AI) research center in Accra, the capital of Ghana. The...

Chad: The sugar company on the brink of bankruptcy

The Chadian Sugar Company (CST) threatens to put the key under the mat because of the slump in its production due to fraud, smuggling...

Central African Republic: Strategies to boost diamond production

Central African President Faustin Archange Touadéra has just completed a European tour where he has invited mining companies to invest in diamond production in...

Cameroon: an extension of the Mbalam Iron Operating Agreement

The Cameroonian authorities could extend the operating agreement for the Mbalam mining project located in the east of the country to June 30, 2019,...

Ivory Coast: Barry Callebaut-Saco opens a cocoa grinding unit in Abidjan

Côte d'Ivoire, the world's largest cocoa producer, wants to locally process 50% of its cocoa bean production to increase farmers' income and fight poverty. The...

Kenya: Credit Bank Opens Agency for SMEs and Agricultural Sector

Officials of Credit Bank Ltd officially inaugurated this Friday, April 5, a new agency in Eldoret, a city located in the North Rift and...

Oil: in Malabo, Africa seeks unity

The 7th African Petroleum Congress and Exhibition (CAPE VII) opened on April 3, 2019 in Malabo, capital of Equatorial Guinea, under the theme of...

Cameroon: 19 million Cameroonian mobile subscribers

The identification process imposed by the authorities resulted in the deactivation of hundreds of subscribers, increasing the number from 90% in 2017 to 76%...

Côte d’Ivoire destroys 18,000 tonnes of damaged rice

The Ivorian government announces the destruction of 18,000 tons of "substandard" rice. The 18,000 tons of rice from India and Burma that were stored at...

Guinea: SMB-Winning Consortium Launches New 135-kilometer Railway

The SMB-Winning Consortium, in the presence of its President and CEO Mr. Sun Xiushun, the President of the Republic of Guinea, His Excellency Professor...

QNB and South Sudan discuss oilfield production

South Sudan Oil Minister Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth Visited Abdallah Mubarak Al-Khalifa, Acting CEO of the Qatar National Bank (QNB) in Doha, to discuss the...

Cameroon: increase of Chadian oil right of transit

Crude oil from the Komé production center in southern Chad and transiting on a pipeline of about 1500 km in Cameroon to the oil...

Chad: Sudano-Chadian company to manage fiber optics

The technical, commercial and financial management of the Ndjamena-Adré optical fiber network has been entrusted to SUDATCHAD. Meeting in Council of Ministers on March...