Five months after his acquittal, the former youth minister under President Laurent Gbagbo and former leader of the Jeunes Patriotes is preparing ... to return home to Côte d'Ivoire. From The Hague, he talks about life in prison, his relations with Laurent Gbagbo and Guillaume Soro, and his new political ambitions.
Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire, which together produce about 65% of the world's cocoa but get only about $6bn each year from the $100bn global chocolate ... industry, are joining forces in a bid to exert greater pricing power.
Ovamba Solutions plans to enter Nigeria, Mali and Sudan this year, with a pilot project in Nigeria expected in the next 90 days, Viola Llewellyn, ... the company's co-founder and president, said in an interview.
At a time when Jumia, Africa’s biggest e-commerce company, is preparing to raise several hundred million dollars on the New York Stock Exchange, ... and the Mauritius-based IHS Towers communications giant has announced important expansion into markets in the Middle East, it seems beside the point to ask whether “Tech” is good for the continent.