Morocco: ENI sells 30% of its share to Qatar Petroleum on Tarfaya Offshore Shallow

In Morocco, the National Office of Hydrocarbons and Mines (ONHYM) has announced a farm-out agreement between the Italian oil company ENI and Qatar Petroleum...

Bad news for the DRC: the price of cobalt collapses

While the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is experiencing a historic alternation, the price of cobalt collapses on international markets. Owing to 60% of...

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...

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...

Egypt plans $ 9 billion for modernization of six of its oil refineries

Egyptian oil minister Tarek El Molla announced on January 20, 2019 in Cairo that the country will upgrade six of its oil refineries at...

Togo: cotton production records a new rise

The New Cotton Company of Togo (NSCT) announced Thursday, May 31, to have completed the 2017/2018 campaign with a production of 117 000 tonnes...

Mauritania: Aura Energy to sell 800,000 pounds of uranium to Curzon

Australian uranium company Aura Energy will sell 800,000 pounds of uranium oxide (U3O8) to Curzon Uranium Trading (CUT) over a 7-year period during the...

For $ 1.14 billion, China Molybdenum strengthens its mining interests in the DRC

Chinese company China Molybdenum has entered into a share transfer agreement with Sino-US BHR to buy back its capital in the Tenke copper mine....

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...

Ivory Coast: Failure of negotiations for the revival of Saf Cacao

Saf Cacao, one of the largest Ivorian exporters of cocoa, in liquidation following contracts in default, will finally have no escape route. The Cocoa...

Cocoa: Michel Arrion replaces Jean Marc Anga at the head of the ICCO

The Belgian Michel Arrion, former ambassador of the European Union, is the new executive director of the ICCO, the international organization of cocoa, replacing...

Ivory Coast: towards the revival of the coffee culture in Africa

The seaside town of Grand-Bassam hosts these 5 and 6 February the 57th General Assembly of the OPCW, the inter-African coffee organization, which brings...

Senegal: Sabodala Gold Operations announces a turnover of 170 billion FCFA in 2017

Sabodala Gold Operations, the Canadian mining company based in Eastern Senegal, has achieved gold production of 233,067 ounces for a turnover of 170 billion...

Guinea: Cementists do not want to pass on fuel price hike

The Guinean Cement Association has made it known via Adel Fakhreddine, the president of Guinea cement, who is also CEO of Guinea Industries Ciments...