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13/02/2020 at 18h56, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mamady Sanoh (IPS): “We’re investing in a cotton ginning mill to boost production”

According to Jeune Afrique Business+’s sources, the cotton manufacturer controlled by IvoireCoton will...


12/02/2020 at 19h04, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

South African fund Africa Capitalworks joins Madiou Simpara’s (Gaselia) funding round

For its first transaction, the Johannesburg-based fund is taking a “very large” stake in the Malian beverage...

Tender Watch

11/02/2020 at 19h11, by Jeune Afrique Business+

The Tamarziste (Meninx) and Ben Ayed (Poulina) clans have their sights set on Newrest Catering

The two diversified Tunisian groups are looking to acquire Al Karama’s shares in the local subsidiary...


05/02/2020 at 17h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Al Karama (Ynna Holding) seeks to cut costs with third bottling plant

The Chaabi family company is opening a new unit in the Rabat region to compete with big beverage companies...


04/02/2020 at 16h19, by Estelle Maussion

Cameroon : Sluggish recovery for Rougier’s ex-subsidiaries after purchase by Fabrice Siaka

In 2018, the Cameroonian trader acquired two subsidiaries from the Rougier group, of which the Africa...


03/02/2020 at 09h02, by Jeune Afrique Business+

AfDB and Afreximbank provide €25 Million to Turkey’s Ayka Textile in Burkina Faso

According to information obtained by Jeune Afrique Business +, Yusuf Aydeniz, the founder of the Turkish...


30/01/2020 at 17h21, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Lesaffre strengthens its position in Abidjan and looks to Addis Ababa and Nairobi

The French group, one of the world’s leading yeast producers with revenues of €2bn ($2.2bn), has...


27/01/2020 at 15h04, by Aurélie Benoit

Marc Pozmentier to lead Castel in Madagascar

Marc-Pozmentier CEO Castel Madagascar

The executive, who ran the French group’s Burkina branch for more than twelve years, has moved...


22/01/2020 at 15h18, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Côte d’Ivoire: discussions on an amendment to the Saf Cacao liquidation protocol

The story of the liquidation of the cocoa trading company Saf Cacao is far from over even if Alain Guillemain,...


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...

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