Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap
- 15 February 2021
The second edition of the Africa Investment Roundtable (AiR, an economic think-tank forum, holds today with internationally-renowned experts scheduled to discuss ‘Sustainability En Route to COP26’ and...
Senegal: IMF approves 2nd Economic Policy Coordination Instruments programme
- 15 January 2021
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved Senegal’s Economic Policy Coordination Instruments (EPCI), the Ministry of Finance and Budget announced Friday.The programme was approved on Tuesday,...
SENEGALTransport-logistics, Senegal 2nd country in the world to join the World Logistics Passport initiative
- 11 December 2020
Senegal becomes the 2nd country in the world to join the “World Logistics Passport”. This initiative, propelled by DP World, intends to boost trade between emerging countries in the South. S...
Senegal-digital innovation: the student Mouhamadou Lamine Kébé wins the Grand Prix of the President of the Republic
- 01 December 2020
Mouhamadou Lamine Kébé, 24, a student at the Ecole Supérieure de Polytechnique (ESP) in Dakar won, on Thursday, the first edition of the President's Grand Prize for digital innovation.He received his...
SENEGAL: Dangote Cement rehabilitates the Ngomène mining site and plants 5,000 trees
- 10 November 2020
The Nigerian cement company Dangote Cement has just launched a project to plant 5,000 trees to restore its mining sites in Ngomène, Senegal. The operation, which is part of its corporate social respon...
SENEGAL: Senelec connects the KMS 3 drinking water plant to the electricity grid
- 05 October 2020
A 30 km power line is under construction in the locality of Keur Momar Sarr in north-western Senegal. According to the director general of Senegal's national water company (Sones), Charles Fall, the h...