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21/01/2020 at 19h25, by Jeune Afrique Business+

NCA Rouiba formalises its move to come under the control of Castel (BIH): Othmani remains Chairman

Led by Slim Othmani, the “project of linking NCA Rouiba to the BIH group” provides for a...


13/01/2020 at 15h36, by Aurélie Benoit

With the backing of Afreximbank, Notore is pushing full steam ahead of rivals Dangote and Indorama on the Nigerian fertilizers market

Businessman Onajite Okoloko’s company will restart production at its plant at full capacity to...


10/01/2020 at 23h26, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

FMO invests $7.5m in Jacqueline Novogratz’s ARAF impact fund

With its contribution to this New York-based fund, the Dutch development bank aims to support smallholder...


10/01/2020 at 09h13, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Dutch impact fund Veris validates its investment strategy with the sale of Ethiopian company Senselet to PepsiCo

The impact fund Veris Investments recently sold its majority shareholding in Ethiopian crisps producer...


10/01/2020 at 08h59, by Gaëlle Arenson

Karim Trad and Anis Kallel at AfricInvest to carry out Land’Or capital increase (Hatem Denguezli)

As planned, the private equity firm is upping its stake in the Tunisian cheese producer through a capital...


03/01/2020 at 18h14, by Valentin Grille

Dutch trio finances Habesha Breweries, alongside IFC

World Bank Group’s sister organisation IFC will loan €50m to Ethiopia’s Habesha Breweries, with co-funders...


20/12/2019 at 13h53, by Estelle Maussion

Ethiopia: OCP joins the race against Coca Cola and Dangote for sugar refining

The Moroccan fertilizer giant is one of about twenty companies that have expressed an interest in acquiring...


18/12/2019 at 18h25, by Valentin Grille

International Breweries Plc (AB InBev) appoints Hugo Dias Rocha as Managing Director

Following the departure of Annabelle Degroot, who is taking up a new role in Europe, the brewer has appointed...


17/12/2019 at 18h10, by Gaëlle Arenson

SIPH (SIFCA/Michelin) to raise funding of $95m after its withdrawal from Euronext

Upon completion of the delisting operation, Société Internationale de Plantation d’Hévéas (SIPH)...


10/12/2019 at 17h14, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Tunisian Chemical Group (GCT)’s new phosphate plant “will quickly be blockaded” (Amal Environmental Protection Association, Gafsa)

After six years of delays due to a mass of post-revolution social protests, the Mdhilla 2 triple superphosphate...


02/12/2019 at 18h01, by Aurélie Benoit

Côte d’Ivoire: Dekel Agri-Vision (formerly Dekel Oil) diversifies and launches a hybrid power project ($61m)

One of Côte d’Ivoire’s leading palm oil producers in is partnering with Swiss group Green Enesys to set...


28/11/2019 at 17h41, by Jeune Afrique Business+

The Rise Fund (Mo Ibrahim, Richard Branson, Bono et al) invests in Uganda’s Pearl Dairy

The impact investment fund managed by TPG Growth closes its second transaction in the dairy produce sector....

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