Russia, Sudan are discussing naval supply centre, not military base: diplomat

2018/06/10 – Moscow and Khartoum are discussing the establishment of a naval supply centre but not a military base on the Red Sea, said the Russian ambassador to Sudan Vladimir Giltov on Saturday. Continuer à lire … « Russia, Sudan are discussing naval supply centre, not military base: diplomat »

Foreign mercenaries in new scramble for Africa and the #Sahel

2018/05/25 – Private military firms from the US, Russia, France and the UK, among others, are moving in to provide ‘solutions’ for national governments.

They guard mines, train the bodyguards of African presidents and provide security support to UN operations. And increasingly, behind every foreign soldier in the Sahel today, you will find a private military contractor. Continuer à lire … « Foreign mercenaries in new scramble for Africa and the #Sahel »

Gambia/Russia – The Gambia Seeks To Develop Strong Economic Partnership With Russia – Interview

2018/05/03 – Th Gambia is a small country in West Africa and is entirely surrounded by Senegal except for its coastline on the Atlantic Ocean. English language is the official language. The Gambia’s economy is dominated by farming, fishing and has excellent natural spots for tourism. Previously, the United Kingdom and many EU countries constituted its major domestic export markets. However, in recent years, the United States, China and Japan have become significant trade partners of The Gambia. Despite that, The Gambia looks forward to developing a strong economic partnership with Russia and former Soviet republics. Continuer à lire … « Gambia/Russia – The Gambia Seeks To Develop Strong Economic Partnership With Russia – Interview »

Russia/Guinea – Rusal to launch bauxite mine in Guinea

2018/04/09 – Rusal will start mining bauxites at the Dian-Dian mine in Guinea before the end of April, the company’s president Vladislav Soloviev told reporters. Continuer à lire … « Russia/Guinea – Rusal to launch bauxite mine in Guinea »

Russia/Africa – SPIEF 2018 to host Russian-African business dialogue

2018/04/09 – Business discussions between Russia and Africa are planned to take place within the framework of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2018’s business program, stated Roscongress, the organizer of the forum. Continuer à lire … « Russia/Africa – SPIEF 2018 to host Russian-African business dialogue »

Sudan plans to sign memorandum with Russia on construction of nuclear power plant

2018/03/17 – Sudan plans to sign a memorandum with Russia on the construction of a nuclear power plant, Sudan News Agency (SUNA) said on Monday, citing an official from the ministry of water resources, irrigation and electricity. Continuer à lire … « Sudan plans to sign memorandum with Russia on construction of nuclear power plant »

Sudan, Russia to sign accord to develop nuclear power: SUNA agency

2018/03/13 – Sudan will sign a“roadmap” with Russia to build nuclear power stations during a visit to Moscow by Khartoum’s electricity minister, state news agency SUNA said on Monday.SUNA said Water Resources, Irrigation, and Electricity Minister Moataz Mousa, who left Khartoum on Monday, would meet the head of Russia’s state nuclear agency Rosatom. Continuer à lire … « Sudan, Russia to sign accord to develop nuclear power: SUNA agency »