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Mineral resources

07/04/2021 at 21h11, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Govind Friedland of GoviEx betting on closure of Orano’s Cominak in Niger

The Executive Chairman of GoviEx, son of Robert Friedland (Ivanhoe Mines), has published an update of...

Mineral resources

04/12/2020 at 16h47, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Govind Friedland’s Goviex Uranium to begin discussions with buyers and lenders in 2021

The son of Ivanhoe Mines boss Robert Friedland sees the increased price of uranium as the ideal moment...

Consumer goods & Retail

12/11/2020 at 22h13, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Manoj Lakhi Vaswani’s brewery LIBS follows in footsteps of Castel in Niger

According to information gathered by Jeune Afrique Business+, the founder of LIBS Brasseries, which is...


18/09/2020 at 17h34, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Linkstone assists Orange Niger with its search for capital

Pape Diouf and Yves Bardèche’s London boutique is advising the operator’s new Nigerian shareholders on...

Telecoms & Media

17/06/2020 at 21h14, by Nadoun COULIBALY

Mohamed Rissa and Moctar Thiam sign with Huawei, Nokia and ZTE to offer Orange Niger 4G

According to Jeune Afrique Business+ sources, the owners of Orange Niger have signed an agreement with...

Telecoms & Media

21/02/2020 at 15h59, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mohamed Rissa and Moctar Thiam want to inject €91 million to turn around Orange Niger

“We’re working on rebranding Orange Niger,” also confirmed Souleymane Diallo, Orange Niger’s CEO, to...

Mineral resources

12/02/2020 at 18h37, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Niger: Orano’s long-established subcontractor Migas is getting ready to receive strategic funding

The company, whose main shareholder, Moctar Gado Sabo, was just appointed minister, should receive some...

Public decision maker

30/12/2019 at 14h50, by Aurélie Benoit

Mahamadou Issoufou’s ambitions get new backing from the EIB and AFD

Jeune Afrique Business+ has learned that Niamey is due to receive funding for several water supply projects,...

Transport & Logistics

05/12/2019 at 15h52, by Aurélie Benoit

Burkina Faso’s CGPS and Loryne to build part of the Trans-Saharan fibre optic backbone (TSD)

The two companies have won the tender for the installation of fibre optic infrastructure for the Niger...

Telecoms & Media

25/11/2019 at 16h35, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Zamani Com (Mohamed Rissa/Moctar Thiam) takes control of Orange Niger and appoints a CEO

Zamani Com, the company owned by businessmen Mohamed Rissa and Moctar Thiam, has completed its acquisition...

Telecoms & Media

28/10/2019 at 14h50, by Gaëlle Arenson

Disposal of Orange Niger: minority shareholders Mohamed Rissa and Moctar Thiam eliminate Telecel

According to Jeune Afrique Business+, Orange has ultimately decided to enter into negotiations with its...

Consumer goods & Retail

24/10/2019 at 23h10, by Gaëlle Arenson

Unilever Côte d’Ivoire is now supplying Unilever Niger with Lavibel soap

The Dutch-UK multinational recently closed its soap factory in Niamey because it was no longer profitable....

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