President of Benin orders economic decolonization from France

For the first time a Head of State from Africa’s CFA currency region has openly spoken about a very politically and economically sensitive subject that could ruin relationship with colonial master, France. President Patrice Talon has ordered that his country’s foreign currency reserves  colonially deposited in French Central Bank be immediately withdrawn. Such a decision […]

If your business is legitimate; you don’t have to worry – President Akufo-Addo tells French business community

“Ghana is a haven of peace, security and stability, indeed, the safest country in West Africa. Legitimate investments are protected. We are a country where the principles of democratic accountability and respect for the rule of law, individual liberties and human rights are now firmly entrenched in our body politic, and where the separation of […]