Bazoum does solar business with Mohamed Ayachi Ajroudi
The Nigerien president and the boss of Power Invest Mediterranean are negotiating several major electricity generation projects.
The Tunisian government wants to up the share of renewable energy in its energy mix from 3% to 35% by 2030, with half of the increase coming from private sector investments. But it will have to revise the country's investment laws in order to achieve this goal.
The Military Investment Authority, which is the main financial body behind the regime of General Khalifa Haftar in eastern Libya, is run by figures drawn from Libyan National Army. It has charge of infrastructure projects and troop supplies but is also involved in smuggling.
A figure of the select world of backchannel diplomacy in Africa, Noël Dubus has found himself caught up in the investigation into why Ziad Takieddine retracted his accusations against former president Nicolas Sarkozy. Speaking to police, the freelance French lobbyist detailed his career and the firms with which he has worked.
The deepwater Banana port project, bogged down for months by the Covid-19 pandemic and tensions between President Félix Tshisekedi and ministers loyal to his predecessor Joseph Kabila, now looks like it might move forward by the end of the year.
The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is pulling out all the stops to gain influence on the African continent and is using one of his strongest cards, the UAE government-owned investment agency Mubadala, to [.