Presidential elections in Senegal: five candidates, five economic programs

The election campaign started off in Senegal. Five candidates selected according to a system of sponsorship introduced for the first time will solicit the...

The legal & financial chronicle (1)

By Massandouno Doussou Komara. Repatriation of assets stolen by corrupt leaders: from theory to reality The return of stolen assets by corrupt leaders to their countries...

Cameroon: IDB support to the cotton sector

The Cameroonian government and this financial institution initialed a financing agreement of 62 billion FCFA for the improvement of the cotton production. By Achille Mbog...

Cameroon: World Bank 108 billion FCFA for the Nachtigal Dam

The World Bank has opened a line of credit in the form of a guarantee for project developers including Electricité de France for the...

Why is the CFA Franc an object of contention between Paris and Rome?

By Christine HOLZBAUER, Paris. Since January 8th, it is the guéguerre between France and Italy with little murderous phrases largely relayed by the media on...

Somalia: a “white” at the head of the central bank?

By Rasheed Hashi In recent weeks, many Somalis have raised an important question: after nearly 60 years of independence, why need a "white" man -...

Defense, attack, influence: three axes of economic intelligence in Africa

It is one thing to be told, by mainstream thinking, that economic intelligence (IE) is the research and dissemination of information useful to economic...

What is the perception of implicit sovereign risk of investors in the WAEMU zone?

By Florent Gbongué, PhD * WAEMU countries have drawn up ambitious national development programs with a view to achieving emergence within a given horizon ....

End of the year: the chronicle of Alain Antonini *

I propose to you at the end of the year inspirational quotes and proverbs relating to what characterizes leaders on fundamental qualities: action, perseverance,...

The role of the diaspora in the development of Congo

By Noel K. Tshiani The Democratic Republic of Congo is the second largest African country by territory, and it has a population of nearly 80...

The five terms that will distinguish serious entrepreneurs in 2019

By Noel K. Tshiani As we move closer toward the beginning of the new year, professionals and entrepreneurs need to be aware of the five...

The role of the digital sector in the development of Congo

By  Noel K. Tshiani The Democratic Republic of Congo is at crossroads in its path toward its economic development going forward. Digital strategy must be...

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...

African Union: a fund to face the challenge of peace

The African continent must no longer "outsource its security," declared, in January 2017, Cheikh Tidiane Gadio, former head of Senegalese diplomacy, for nine years,...