Pius Adesanmi, Nigerian writer aboard Ethiopian flight

Professor Pius Adesanmi was aboard the Boeing 737 Max of Ethiopian Airlines which crashed on the morning of 10 March in Addis Ababa. He...

Burkina Faso embarks on cotton processing

The first textile processing plant will soon see the light of day in Burkina Faso. With a cost of 220 billion F CFA, the...

Agreements between Algeria and Libya for the joint management of hydrocarbon frontier deposits

The Algerian oil and gas companies Sonatrach and Libyan Noc signed Monday, 15 January 2018, in Algiers an agreement on the joint management of...

Gabon: ADAG to take charge of agricultural issues

The Gabonese Government has announced the creation of the Gabon Agricultural Development Agency (ADAG) to replace the former Office of Research, Introduction, Adaptation and...

Ivory Coast: the shipyard CARENA invests 5 billion FCFA for a new dock

CARENA, a subsidiary of Bolloré that operates the largest ship repair yard in West Africa, strengthens its operational capabilities with the acquisition of a...

Nigeria: Access Bank at the bedside of SMEs victims of protests

Access Bank Nigeria Plc said on Tuesday (October 27th) that it will offer an interest-free loan and grants amounting to 50 million naira, or...

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...

Côte d’Ivoire has already sold 1.7 million tonnes of cocoa in advance

Ivory Coast has already sold, since mid-August, 1.7 million tonnes of cocoa on its next crop of cocoa to start in early October next...

Innovation and R&D for sustainable agriculture in Africa

In a report, the African Plan Nutrition Institute explains that innovation helps meet the challenges of food security, climate change, the sustainability of natural...

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...

Cooperation agreement between Djibouti and Egypt on renewable energies

By Valérie K. The Djibouti Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Yonis Ali Guedi, and Mohamed Shaker El-Markabi, Egyptian Minister of Energy signed on December...

Gabon: PIDG company Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund lends €40 million for new port facilities...

PIDG company, the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) today, 5 August, announced that it has arranged the long-term debt finance for a €305 million...

Morocco-hotels: Abdellatif Kabbaj against any takeover of the CNT

Abdellatif Kabbaj will run for the presidency of the National Confederation of Tourism (CNT), contrary to all expectations. The first Moroccan hotelier in number of...

Impacted in English-speaking area, MTN Cameroon saved by Mobile Money

The year 2018 ended on a positive note marked notably by a strong growth in the 4th quarter of the year, MTN Cameroon having...
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