Acquisition of Guinness Cameroon: Castel to invest $7.5m in Douala plant 

Africa Business+ goes behind the scenes of the $460 million Castel-Diageo deal. 



Castel: Hervé Milhade takes over BGI Ethiopia

Two other moves in Malawi and Togo accompany his appointment at the helm of the French group’s Ethiopian subsidiary.

Latest News

Hotel business

31/05/2023 at 17h07, by Africa Business+

Marriott, Lesotho’s hotel pioneer, prepares to set up in Maseru

The American chain is breaking new ground by building a hotel in the capital of this small country,...


31/05/2023 at 16h56, by Africa Business+

ICSID/Senegal arbitration : Dakar challenges tribunal’s jurisdiction in Sandou power plant case

In the next few days, Senegal’s lawyers plan to file a request to bifurcate the ICSID arbitration initiated...

Hospitality & Tourism

31/05/2023 at 14h35, by Africa Business+

Mohammed VI’s Royal Mansour entrusts reorganisation to Abdelkader Boukhriss

The hotel group owned by the King of Morocco is in the process of reorganising its management. 

Oil & Gas

30/05/2023 at 16h16, by Africa Business+

RD Congo: Didier Bidimbu Ntubuanga reappoints Authentix to mark hydrocarbons

The system chemically marks petroleum products from the Democratic Republic of Congo to limit smuggling...

Private Equity

30/05/2023 at 15h13, by Africa Business+

Metier moves towards first closing of Capital Growth Fund III

For this new fund, the South African investment firm is preparing to secure a commitment from an agency...

Air transport

30/05/2023 at 14h50, by Africa Business+

The reason why Aercap is late in leasing Tunisair its fifth A320neo

The delivery, initially scheduled for April, has been postponed until September, Africa Business+ has...

Exclusive stories


02/06/2023 at 16h05, by Africa Business+

La Gazelle d’Or case : Bank of Africa instructs Azzedine Kettani against Ghita Bennis

The Moroccan palace, a famous holiday destination, is at the centre of a legal battle between its director...


02/06/2023 at 15h55, by Africa Business+

Chad-Cameroon pipeline: N’Djamena overturns appointment of Nicolas de Blanpré as CEO of COTCo

Chad, embroiled in a tug-of-war with Savannah Energy following its takeover of Esso’s assets, has rejected...


02/06/2023 at 15h22, by Africa Business+

Algeria’s Chakib Ziani secures funding for low-cost airline Fly Westaf

Funding, regulation, advice, fleet – find out more with Africa Business+.

Latest Appointments


26/05/2023 at 16h14, by Africa Business+

Nicolas de Blanpré appointed CEO of Savannah Energy’s COTCo

On 24 May, the former head of the Chadian subsidiary of the British junior Savannah Energy was named...


24/05/2023 at 16h29, by Africa Business+

Ghanaian Ebenezer Somuah to head CIMTogo 

The subsidiary of Germany’s Heidelberg Material (ex-HeidelbergCement) has a new managing director. 


17/05/2023 at 16h59, by Africa Business+

Auchan Retail creates an African division   

The French retailer is set to launch in Algeria, its third African market, in the last quarter of 2023...

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