Latest News Health & Education


10/04/2020 at 16h02, by Aurélie Benoit

Weidong Cloud Education, setting its sights on West Africa, opens a satellite in Abidjan

After acquiring a French business school, the Chinese online education giant is now setting up shop in...


18/03/2020 at 17h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Moroccan fund to combat Covid-19: 15 billion dinars raised with biggest contributions from ANRT, OCP, Al Mada et al

The 10-billion dirham target for the fund dedicated to the management of the pandemic has already been...


17/03/2020 at 17h38, by Aurélie Benoit

Brian van Rooyen (Labat Africa) takes a step back in his cannabis offensive

The South African fund manager was the first publicly listed African company to enter the sector.


03/03/2020 at 17h12, by Aurélie Benoit

Signature due soon between SPE and Saham for the sale of the Saham Pharma division

The private equity firm, a spinoff of the investment bank Swicorp, will finalise the takeover of the...


28/02/2020 at 15h48, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Humania (Bait Al Batterjee) will expand its hospital network in Morocco and Egypt with the help of $99 million from the IFC

The Islamic financing arranged by the IFC (the World Bank) should cover more than a quarter of the investments...


06/02/2020 at 16h28, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Supdeco Dakar to open in Djibouti in October, next stop, Abidjan and Conakry

Between 200 and 300 students will make up the business school’s first graduating class, as demand for...


24/01/2020 at 17h34, by Aurélie Benoit

NMSI to complete a $353m financing package for its hospitals in Côte d’Ivoire next April

The British group, which specialises in turnkey infrastructure projects, is currently developing a pipeline...


22/01/2020 at 14h58, by Aurélie Benoit

Morocco: Omar Tazi (Sothema) retires and hands over to his daughter Lamia

The daughter of the founder of the Moroccan pharmaceutical laboratory takes over as Chairman and CEO...

Health & Education

20/01/2020 at 13h27, by Aurélie Benoit

Elsan signs for a 3rd clinic in Morocco: “we need to adopt a position now” (Paolo Silvano)

The leading private sector healthcare operator in France is set to open a new clinic in Morocco and aims...


16/01/2020 at 16h34, by Gaëlle Arenson

Brahim El Jai oversees AfricInvest’s divestment from Polymedic (Mohamed Houbachi) in Morocco

The exit operation has not yet received the green light from all parties. It coincides with the establishment...


14/01/2020 at 16h16, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Saham Group completes its withdrawal from healthcare in Morocco with the sale of Saham Pharma

Following the sale of several clinics in Morocco, the Saham Group conglomerate, owned by Moroccan tycoon...


28/11/2019 at 16h48, by Aurélie Benoit

Healthcare: IFC and IFHA launch a $115m investment platform

The international development institution has invested $22m in the fund which targets the healthcare...

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