Since he was appointed chairman of the board of directors of Ecobank at the end of June, the way Alain Francis Nkontchou, 57, speaks has not ... changed in substance. The former investment banker, co-founder of asset manager Enko Capital, expects the financial sector to support African economies better.
In the United States, the pursuit of financial compensation is sometimes more important than the pursuit of truth, as proven by the settlement ... of several class action lawsuits that had pitted several groups of buyers against the e-commerce platform Jumia since May 2019.
Facing off against oil lobbies and unhappy finance ministers, this central banker for a group of countries in Central Africa has many challenges ... ahead. In the third part of our series on the governors running central banks, we take a look at Abbas Mahamat Tolli, the governor of the Bank of Central African States (BCAS).
African grid operators that don’t put solar power onto their systems risk being bypassed as prices for solar production and storage continue ... to fall, John van Zuylen, CEO of the Africa Solar Industry Association, tells The Africa Report.