Afreximbank Appoints Maureen Mba Director of Compliance

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has upgraded its compliance function to a full-fledged department, appointing its long-time banker, Maureen Mba, as a director. Until her...

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 -...

Senegal – Adama Bictogo: controversy around the construction site of the University of Diamniadio

Has the construction site of Amadou Moctar Mbow University in Diamniadio been removed from the Ivorian group SNEDAI led by Adama Bictogo? The Senegalese...

Liquid Telecom appoints Mohamed Abdel Bassit as Regional Director General MEWA Zone

Liquid Telecom has appointed Mohamed Abdel Bassit as Regional General Manager for the Middle East and West Africa (MEWA), within the Pan-African Telecom Group,...

Ghana: Alhassan Andani named best CEO of the banking sector

By Valérie K. Stanbic Bank Ghana's Managing Director and President of the Alhassan Andani Association of Bankers of the Country (GAB) has been recognized as...

Andrew Alli joins Southbridge as CEO of the group

 SouthBridge Group announced today that Andrew Alli, former CEO of Africa Finance Corporation, will join and lead the SouthBridge group as CEO.   SouthBridge Group announced...

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...

APO Group Appoints Former Orange Africa and Middle East Senior Executive as CEO

Founder and 100% owner of APO Group, Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard, 43, will become Chairman. His focus will be on delivering high-level counsel for APO Group...

Ivory Coast: James Clayton and Abou Toure head of the BHCI

The first Board of Directors of the BHCI, meeting October 30, elected James Clayton and renewed Abou Touré respectively as chairman of the board...

Mauritania: a specialist in difficult missions at the helm of SNIM

The National Industrial and Mining Company (SNIM) of Mauritania has a new boss. This is Hassena Ould Ely, a technocrat who acquired his nobility...

Oil discovery in Zimbabwe: a presidential hoax?

"Invictus informed us that the findings are positive and indicate oil and gas deposits in the region. The result communicated by Invictus is an...

Mauritania: a technocrat in charge of forming the government

Mauritanian Prime Minister Yahya Ould Hademine has submitted the resignation of his government on Monday (October 29th) to the head of state Mohamed Ould...

Abdelaziz Mantrach elected to head FONASBA

The Federation of National Associations of Charter Brokers and Maritime Agents (FONASBA) held, on Friday, October 19, 2018 in the city of Cancún...

Binta Toure NDoye, CEO of Oragroup: “We expect annual growth of 30% of all...

Oragroup begins the process of joining the BRVM with the issue and sale of 13.88 million shares in the regional market as of October...