Atlantic Bank and IFC partner to finance small farmers in West Africa

Atlantic Business International (ABI), a subsidiary of the Moroccan group Banque Centrale Populaire at the head of the Banque Atlantique network, has signed a...

The new Nigerian stage of OCP School Lab

This is the number of farmers that OCP School Lab will reach in its next stage, which starts on May 31 in Bauchi State,...

Ivory Coast: Banker Martin Djedjes embarks on agribusiness

The Ivorian banker Martin Essoh Djedjes, former boss of BIAO (now NSIA Banque), continues his career in agribusiness where he created ITPA (Ivorian agricultural...

Togo: less than 1% of bank loans go to the agricultural sector which occupies...

In Togo, less than 1% of bank loans go to the agricultural sector, which accounts for 60% of the active population and whose relative...

Guinea: Islamic Bank launches financing for agricultural inputs

The Islamic Bank of Guinea (BIG) has just launched an Islamic finance product "Murabaha" to allow pineapple growers in the country to acquire fertilizers...

Côte d’Ivoire: $ 200 million from the World Bank for the cashew sector

The World Bank has decided on April 11 to grant a loan of 200 million dollars to Côte d'Ivoire as part of a project...

Togo: The South Korean Saemaul Foundation invests in an agropolis project

The Minister of Economy and Finance of Togo, Sani Yaya, and Chang Doghee, President of the Saemaul Globalization Foundation of South Korea signed on...

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...

Finnfund invests in sustainable avocado farming in Tanzania

Finnfund, a Finnish development finance company, provides a EUR 2.5 million secured loan to Africado, a Tanzanian avocado producer. Sustainable avocado farming is a...

Ivory Coast: 100 000 hectares of cocoa trees to destroy to fight Swollen shoot

100 000 cocoa plantation acres will be destroyed over the next few years in an attempt to curb the Swollen shoot, a disease that...

Gambia: President Barrow Announces 20,000 Fishing Jobs

Gambian President Adama Barrow has announced the creation of 20,000 jobs in fish processing and storage. In this context, fishing plants would be built in...

Ivory Coast: 7,5 billion FCFA from the World Bank to preserve the Ivorian forest

The World Bank will disburse an envelope of 7,5 billion FCFA (15 million dollars) for investments to preserve the Ivorian forest. This funding provided...

Morocco: Crédit Agricole launches CAM Leasing, the first green leasing company

The Crédit Agricole Group launched CAM Leasing, the first green leasing company to launch the 2018-2019 crop year. Mission, finance the mechanization of agriculture...

Togo: EU and Germany unblock about € 6 million to improve the competitiveness of...

The Minister of Industry and Tourism, Ihou Attigbé, chaired on January 17, 2019 in Adangbé in the pineapple processing unit "Afrik Excel", the launching...
X