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Togo launches major agricultural strategy

Make Togolese agriculture competitive and attractive? And especially how to encourage banks and financial institutions to invest in this sector? It is to answer...

Senegal: SENELEC obtains 34 billion CFA from AFD

The National Electricity Company of Senegal (SENELEC) obtained Thursday, July 5, a package of 34 billion CFA francs from the French Development Agency (AFD). The...

Ivory Coast: $ 9 billion investment in renewable energy by 2030

Côte d'Ivoire's renewable energy strategy could generate $ 9 billion in investment opportunities in the sector by 2030 according to Alzbeta Klein, IFC's Director...

Senegal signs new fishing agreements with Mauritania

By Diary N'diaye Bâ On the sidelines of the African Union summit in Nouakchott, Senegal and Mauritania signed new agreements that give Senegalese fishermen 400...

Djibouti launches the largest commercial area in Africa

Djibouti officially launched on July 5, 2018, Djibouti International Free Trade Zone (DIFTZ), the largest commercial area in Africa that will include a total...

DRC: Gécamines announces new organization

The Board of Directors of Gécamines has adopted the new organization of the company, during an extraordinary meeting held on June 25th. This plan of...

Guinea: rising fuel prices cripple activities, negotiations underway

The disputes arising from the increase in the price of fuel at the pump does not fall despite the pedagogical effort unfolded on Tuesday,...

Panoro Energy Announces Successful DTM-3H Oil Well Drilling

The London-based independent oil and gas company Panoro Energy SA and its partner BW have announced the successful drilling of the DTM-3H well, located...

Côte d’Ivoire to build first biomass biomass power plant

It will be a world first. Côte d'Ivoire is preparing to launch the world's first power plant based on cocoa biomass. The project was...

Zambia: African oil company chosen to conduct exploration work

The Zambian government has chosen Oranto Petroleum, one of Africa's leading oil companies, to conduct oil exploration work in the country. Under the terms of the...

ECOWAS adopts regional electricity market

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) now has a regional electricity market. Launched last week, the market is intended to help solve the...

Senegal: a co-insurance pool for oil risks

The association of Senegalese insurers intends to set up a co-insurance pool to cover energy risks. The decision was taken after two days of reflection...

Guinea: the price of fuel is rising again

The Guinean government took the decision this Saturday, June 30 to increase the price of the liter of gasoline and diesel fuel at the...

Last horn of Mist for shipowner Jacques Saadé

A great tribute was paid Friday, June 29 to Jacques R. Saadé in Marseille. The founder of the CMA-CGM group, who died Sunday, June...