An ace up the sleeve for African states in trouble with their creditors?
Congo-B has invoked the ‘Sapin II' law to keep Mohsen Hojeija at bay. If the Court of Cassation upholds the petition, this legal device may be widely exploited. [...]
Mohsen Hojeij may be poised to deliver a devastating blow to the Congolese government and by extension, President Denis Sassou Nguesso. For some years the businessman who has been trying to obtain record damages of some $1.1 billion from Brazzaville. [...]