Lafarge

Lafarge Sells AshakaCem Stake For $252m

VENTURES AFRICA – French cement giant Lafarge Group has sold 58.61 percent of its stakes in Ashaka Cement Plc to Lafarge Africa Plc in an off-the-market deal valued at N41 billion ($252 million...
Bantry-Bay

Two Tales In One City

VENTURES AFRICA – Mhlupheki Ndungwane (not his real name), an experienced Johannesburg-based journalist working for the Gauteng provincial government in South Africa, says he has had enough of the ru...