Qatar muscle its economic strategy

By Valentine F. As the end of the year approaches, Qatar is stepping up strategic choice declarations to achieve diversification of its economy and self-sufficiency,...

Oil: BP’s abysmal losses

The British hydrocarbon giant shows a loss of 20.3 billion dollars according to the results unveiled Tuesday, February 2, against the trend of its...

Gabon: Manganese production up 27.2%

By Antoine Lawson, Libreville. The Directorate General of the Economy and Tax Policy (DGEPF) revealed that Gabon had produced 1.109 million tons of manganese in...

Guinea: Nordgold presents report on the progress of its exploration program for the Lefa...

The British Nordgold presented this Monday, July 23, 2018 in London, its report on the Lefa mine it acquired in Guinea in 2010. Indeed, the...

Romantic getaway at Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort

Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort is the perfect place for a romantic getaway. A stroll along the shoreline, an exceptional ocean sunset, a candlelit dinner,...

Nigeria: Kuda digital bank raises $ 10 million

Nigerian fintech start-up Kuda has closed a $ 10 million seed funding round to accelerate its growth and meet customer demand. Kuda joins the...

Code Sharing Agreement between South African Airways (SAA) and Angola Airlines (TAAG)

The South African Airways (SAA) announced Friday, 13 January 2017, have signed with the airline company Angola Airlines (TAAG) a code-share agreement. The agreement, which...

From pineapple juice to agtech: Investors hungry for a piece of Africa’s food industry

Africa’s agribusiness and food sector registered strong private equity deal activity during May 2018, according to industry information service Africa Private Equity News. EXEO Capital announced a...

Senegalair crash, a dependent investigation

Former Senior Legal Officer of the Agency for the Safety of Air Navigation in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA), Djibril Birasse Bâ disputes the conclusions...

Ivory Coast: Cashew farmers stand firm and worry for the 2018 campaign

Can they alone constitute 60% of the value chain of the cashew sector and, at the same time, suffer from lack of representativeness for...

Comoros: IFC to unlock US $ 15 million for Telco

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has announced it will grant a $ 15 million credit line to Telecom Comores (Telco SA), a Comoros-based telecom...

Nigeria: expected increase in oil production in 2019

Nigeria's state-owned petroleum company NNPC is targeting 2.3 million barrels a day in 2019, compared with 1.7 million currently, according to Malam Mele Kyari,...

Cote d’Ivoire hosts the headquarters of the International Cashew Advisory Council

As the world's largest cashew producer, Côte d'Ivoire has been designated as the headquarters of the International Cashew Advisory Council (ICCC), an organization that...

SBM introduces UnionPay Travel Mate Asia Card in Madagascar

SBM, a subsidiary of State Bank of Mauritius in Madagascar, launched last week the SBP UnionPay Travel Mate Asia prepaid card, in collaboration with...
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