Obasanjo backs Abidjan's bid for Afreximbank fair
Former Nigerian head of state Olusegun Obasanjo lobbied for Ivory Coast's bid to host the 2023 Afreximbank's Intra-African Trade Fair.
Thelo DB, a company chaired by South African businessman Ronnie Ntuli, has been approaching iron ore and bauxite explorers in Guinea to offer rail solutions for their future exports, a sector that has until now been dominated by Chinese giants.
Best known in Guinea for its banking activites, financial intermediation specialist Lilium Capital, which works out of New York and Burkina Faso, is looking at projects in agriculture, a sector getting strong support from President Alpha Condé.
Mohammed VI’s cousin, Princess Lalla Noufissa El Yacoubi and her family are looking to establish themselves in the hotel business in the Dakhla area, where there is enormous tourist potential. Their investment is reinforcing the "kitesurf diplomacy" that Morocco has [.