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08/03/2021 at 15h25, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Phiona Okumu, Spotify: « We have to speak the same language as African audiences »

Jeune Afrique Business+ spoke with the platform’s artist & label marketing director a week after its...


02/03/2021 at 19h19, by Jeune Afrique Business+

How Apis Partners launched Motsepe’s Tyme Bank in Asia

The South African capital investor has created an African-Filipino deal for the neo-bank.


02/03/2021 at 18h50, by Jeune Afrique Business+

SBA Communications exerts its call and rises to 100% in Atlas Tower South Africa

By spending $ 5 million to buy 6% of the capital, the US base station operator is securing sole control...

New technologies

25/02/2021 at 17h50, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Morocco : EMPG (Naspers) supports investment plan of the real estate portal Mubawab

Backed by its shareholder, the on-line real estate platform will invest $10 million in Morocco and Tunisia....


24/02/2021 at 13h36, by Aurélie Benoit

Bond issue: London-based Fried Frank and Latham & Watkins advise Liquid Telecom

J.P. Morgan, Standard Bank and Standard Chartered renew their mandate as new joint runners.


22/02/2021 at 16h48, by Quentin Velluet

Abdou Kane teams up with Samba Bathily to diversify Waw Telecom

The Senegalese internet service provider is looking for alliances to find its place in Senegalese telecommunications’...

New technologies

22/02/2021 at 16h39, by Aurélie Benoit

Banking software: SBS recruits former Temenos Africa head Alex Menage

The Frenchman, who has also worked for Thomson Reuters and Oracle, takes the company’s reins in Cape...


19/02/2021 at 14h52, by Quentin Velluet


18/02/2021 at 16h04, by Jeune Afrique Business+


17/02/2021 at 21h55, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Jean-François Lecuru to lead the landing of Sotetel (Tunisie Telecom) in France

Jean-François Lecuru, former head of the digital and innovation department at Marseille City Hall (2011-2020),...


17/02/2021 at 17h29, by Valentin Grille

Investec considering new financing for Vox, the South African fibre optics firm

After a recent first debt financing for the South African operator, the investment bank considers its...


12/02/2021 at 16h49, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Sonatel CEO Sékou Dramé and Romuald Wadagni discuss management of SBIN

According to Jeune Afrique Business + sources, the Senegalese operator, a subsidiary of the Orange group,...

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