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...

Togo: IFAD releases CFAF 20 billion for MIFA

The Board of Directors of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) approved Tuesday, January 29, a financing of 20 billion CFA francs for...

Togo: less than 1% of bank loans go to the agricultural sector which occupies...

In Togo, less than 1% of bank loans go to the agricultural sector, which accounts for 60% of the active population and whose relative...

Togo: the (new) ambitions of the Port of Lome

Since becoming the leading container port in the region since 2017, Lagos has been ranked first. Lomé owes its rank to some investments made...

Morocco: the international exhibition of agriculture opens on April 16th

The 14th edition of the International Agricultural Show in Morocco (SIAM) will be held from 16 to 21 April 2019 in Meknes under the...

Finnfund invests in sustainable avocado farming in Tanzania

Finnfund, a Finnish development finance company, provides a EUR 2.5 million secured loan to Africado, a Tanzanian avocado producer. Sustainable avocado farming is a...

Summit of the Organization of African Petroleum Producers

Challenges: meeting of Francophone and Anglophone Ministers from 18 OPPA member countries and companies and organizations that play a key role in the oil...

Cameroon: start of operation of the multipurpose terminal of the port of Kribie

By Achille Mbog Pibasso. Activities are gaining momentum at the port of Kribi with the entry into operation of the multipurpose terminal. The multipurpose terminal platform...

Mauritania: Central Bank launches Fintech competition

The Central Bank of Mauritania (BCM) officially launched Thursday, January 24, a contest called "FinTech Challenge". It was in partnership with the players in...

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...

Benin: an agreement for the construction of solar power plants in Cotonou

The Mayor of Cotonou City, Isidore Gnonlonfoun, and the National Coordinator of the Millennium Challenge Account-Benin II, Gabriel Dégbégni, signed an agreement on 22...

Ivory Coast: 174 million euros to develop a hydroelectric project

The Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) announced Thursday the financial close of a bridge loan contracted by Ivory Hydro Energy (IHE) for the development of...

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....

Togo: The South Korean Saemaul Foundation invests in an agropolis project

The Minister of Economy and Finance of Togo, Sani Yaya, and Chang Doghee, President of the Saemaul Globalization Foundation of South Korea signed on...