The Nigerian navy is bristling about reports on the the rise of piracy in the region. Maritime intelligence group Dryad Global has rejected claims ... by the Nigerian navy that its reporting of security and piracy in the Gulf of Guinea reflects a hidden agenda.
Used by Glencore, Gunvor and Trafigura, commodity prepayments have brought the Republic of the Congo and Chad to the brink of collapse, according ... to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). But, according to professionals in the sector, this “centuries-old” practice has a bright future ahead of it.
On 17 March 2021, an Italian court in Milan announced - after more than three years of proceedings - the acquittal of 15 defendants in the emblematic ... corruption case concerning Eni's and Shell's acquisition of OPL 245 in Nigeria in 2011, for $1.3bn.
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US President Joe Biden’s administration has dealt a major blow to OCP Group by announcing its decision to impose countervailing duties on fertiliser ... imports from Morocco. The ruling brings to a close an investigation initiated during Donald Trump’s tenure in the White House.
Laureen Kouassi-Olsson and Colin Coleman, who have just joined the advisory board of Arise Integrated Industrial Platforms (Arise IIP), say that ... industrialisation must be one of the engines of growth for the African continent.