SIETTA 2018 in Abidjan: a cashew fair for the economic empowerment of young Africans

From November 8 to 10, 2018, Abidjan will be the world capital of processing raw cashew nuts. Côte d'Ivoire plans to repeat the success...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Beautiful people at the 7th African Petroleum Summit (OPPA) in Equatorial Guinea

The President of Equatorial Guinea, the Secretary General of OPEC and 20 African Ministers of Oil and Gas will host Africa's largest gathering in...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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: 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...
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