Bolloré, TotalEnergies and Air France held hostage in Franco-Russian power struggle
Port of Douala authority runs into new legal problems following Bolloré's departure
The Port of Douala, which has been entirely managed by a single state body since Bolloré group's management contract for the container terminal was not renewed, is facing a number of disputes with port operators. [...]
Washington targets Wagner group coordinator Yevgeni Prigozhin's 'air force'
The US intelligence services have asked several African governments for help in halting the movements of private jets belonging to Russian businessman Yevgeni Prigozhin. A close associate of Valdimir Putin, he is a key figure in the Wagner group and has been targeted by US sanctions. [...]
Russia's presence further widens wedge in Paris-Bangui axis
Cuts to French aid, a freeze on military cooperation... relations between Paris and Bangui continue to cool. France suspects several of Touadéra's close advisors of waging anti-French campaigns while Russia is not far from the picture. [...]