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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 recently...


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

Marc Pozmentier to lead Castel in Madagascar

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


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 capital increase...


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 get back...


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...

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