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...

Guinea: US sanctions against Russia could have collateral repercussions

The consequences of Donald Trump's decision on Friday, April 6, 2018, to punish 24 people close to Russian President Vladimir Putin, including Russal's CEO,...

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...

Dangote cement Cameroon sales fall in the first half of 2019

The subsidiary of the Dangote Cement Group recorded a drop in sales in the first half of 2019 in Cameroon. According to the company's statistics,...

Niger: 700 agents dismissed by Areva

Two hundred Nigerian employees of the Aïr Mine Company (SOMAÏR), the Nigerian branch of the French nuclear group Areva, have just been dismissed "for...

Tunisia: Sale of a block of shares representing 50,52% of the capital of Carthage...

The State and Bina Corp SA majority shareholders of Carthage Cement SA have decided to proceed with the sale of a block of shares...

Cocoa: Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana decide on a common strategy

After having decided to deploy joint storage capacities with the support of the AfDB, Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana are deepening their ambition to build...

Cocoa: SGBCI launches « price risk coverage » offer on the Ivorian market

SGBCI, the general banking company in Côte d'Ivoire, presented this July 19, through its regional market room based in Abidjan, a new offer on...

Agreement between Guinea and High Power Exploration on an iron ore deposit

High Power Exploration (HPX) today signed with the Guinean government an agreement to acquire a 95% stake in the Nimba iron ore deposit owned...

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...

Ivory Coast: Barry Callebaut-Saco opens a cocoa grinding unit in Abidjan

Côte d'Ivoire, the world's largest cocoa producer, wants to locally process 50% of its cocoa bean production to increase farmers' income and fight poverty. The...

Mali: opening of a new mine

The new Fekola gold mine in western Mali, owned by B2GOLD, will start its operations next February at 3. It will enable Mali to consolidate...

Tunisia: discoveries of oil

Good news for Tunisia. Dutch oil and gas exploration and production group Mazarine Energy and ETAP announce the discovery of an oil well in...

Barrick and Randgold Merge to Become World’s Number One Gold

South African Randgold finally merged with Canada's Barrick Gold. The transaction, which represents $ 18.3 billion, excluding debt, gives birth to the world's number...