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09/04/2020 at 18h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

A major London PE fund invests €33m in Bayahi Group

In March, Tunisia’s leading canned foods company, Sicam (Bayahi Group), officially carried out a significant...


08/04/2020 at 18h57, by Jeune Afrique Business+

The companies taking over the Ivorian and Moroccan plantations of Canavèse, currently in receivership

The fruit and vegetable wholesaler Canavèse, based in Aubagne, near Marseille, France, declared itself...


06/04/2020 at 18h21, by Jeune Afrique Business+

PZ Cussons Nigeria initiates its exit from the food business with the sale of Nutricima to FrieslandCampina

The transaction, whose amount has not been disclosed, will be on the agenda of an extraordinary general...


31/03/2020 at 11h34, by Estelle Maussion

The OCP Group establishes a network of task forces to combat Covid-19

On 2 March, the Moroccan phosphate and fertiliser manufacturer, which is due to publish its 2019 results...


31/03/2020 at 11h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Chris Kirubi takes advantage of Centum’s weak price to raise capital

The Kenyan tycoon will increase his share in the group from 28.94% to 49.99% for 133 million dollars....


25/03/2020 at 17h46, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Miro Forestry, headed up by Richard Laing (ex-CDC Group), receives a cheque from the FMO

The logging company, chaired by the former CDC Group director, sets its sights on an income of $100 million...


25/03/2020 at 17h45, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Taste Holdings completes its exit from the catering industry with the termination of its Domino’s franchise in South Africa

After four loss-making financial years, the decision to withdraw from an unprofitable sector to focus...


24/03/2020 at 18h17, by Gaëlle Arenson

Four streamlined divisions now report to Mostafa Terrab at the head of OCP Group

These new changes clarify corporate governance at the Moroccan phosphate and fertilizer producer (revenues...


20/03/2020 at 18h15, by Jeune Afrique Business+

“Awarding new operating licenses would be more appropriate than privatisation” (Kenya Sugar Millers Association).

Inefficiencies, losses, and payment defaults eventually forced Kenya to review its model of regional...


12/03/2020 at 18h15, by Aurélie Benoit

Osama Daoud Abdellatif (DAL Group) becomes the first Sudanese private sector operator to obtain an AfDB loan ($75 million)

The businessman who heads the country’s largest conglomerate can now count on the support of the...


11/03/2020 at 18h12, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Seaboard to supply soft wheat to Mauritania for $13.7 million

Jeune Afrique Business+ takes a closer look.


09/03/2020 at 15h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

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