dimanche 16 décembre 2018

Ivory Coast: Guillaume Soro, back to the wall

Summoned to choose his side, Guillaume Soro, president of the national assembly of Côte d'Ivoire, is, more than ever, back to the wall. His...

Restitution of cultural property to Africa: a simply moral issue

By Magaye Gaye * France does not seem willing to restore all the works of art stolen from Africa during colonization. Of the 90,000 works...

South Africa: the minimum wage comes into force in January 2019

By Valérie K. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Friday (December 7th) during a speech in Johannesburg that South African workers will benefit from...

France grants budget support of 50 million euros to Chad

By Valerie K. The Chadian Minister of Finance and Budget, Allali Mahamat Abakar, and the Ambassador of France to Chad, Philippe Lacoste, signed Thursday, December...

Morocco: an inflation rate of 1.1% recorded in October 2018

According to official data from the Central Bank of Morocco, inflation stands at 1.1% year-on-year at 31 October 2018, and thus remains unchanged compared...

Mozambique: Government forecasts 4.7% GDP growth in 2019

Mozambique is forecasting growth of 4.7 percent of GDP by the end of 2019, according to an announcement made on December 4, 2018 by...

The Trade and Development Bank and Enat Bank Sign an MOU

As part of its commitment to make entrepreneurship more inclusive in the 22 Member States it serves, the Eastern and Southern African Trade and...

Beginning of the activities of the 9th edition of the L’Oréal-Unesco For Women In...

By Nephthali Messanh Ledy, Special Envoy to Nairobi It was at the Radisson Blu in Nairobi that the 14 winners of the L'Oréal-Unesco For Women...

South Africa comes out of recession (official)

  The South African National Institute of Statistics (StatsSA) announced Tuesday (December 4th) that the country has officially emerged from the recession, after growing 2.2%...

When world leaders convert to Instagram

The social network Instagram is increasingly adopted by world leaders. A study by the US communication agency BCW entitled "World Leaders on Instagram" tends...

WARA assigns “BBB” rating to Senegal Housing Bank (BHS)

West Africa Rating Agency (WARA) announces the publication, on December 3, 2018, of the first rating of the Bank of Habitat of Senegal (BHS)....

Citi Foundation and Junior Achievement Africa renew partnership to reach African Youth

The Citi Foundation and JA Africa are pleased to announce the renewal of their partnership for another year. Citi Foundation’s programs that help young...

Ivorian Eugene Zadi takes over the communication of Eranove group

Until then, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of GS2E (Group of Water and Electricity Services - Economic Interest Grouping of Electricity Companies (CIE) and Water...

The Egyptian Startup Manifesto launched

The StartUp Manifesto, Egypt’s first comprehensive documentation of the challenges facing the entrepreneurship ecosystem, is now launched and available online. An initiative powered by RiseUp, the...