By delivering 100 Mamba Mk7 vehicles to the Togolese army in the near future, Osprea Logistics is taking advantage of Lomé's major reinforcement plan. Its competitors, South Africa's Paramount and France's Arquus, are trying to get in on the game.
In mid-February the Emirati crown prince assured G5 Sahel heads of state that he would disburse the final two-thirds of his pledge announced with great fanfare in December 2017. To date, only €10m of a promised €30m have been transferred to the Sahelian alliance.
Weakened in its sphere of influence, France is putting into place a comprehensive strategy to secure its investments in conflict zones. An exclusive investigation.Special missions - In early December, a group of reservists employed by French companies visited Menaka in