• How to Successfully Invest in African Mining: Key Trends
    The CEO of AngloGold Ashanti recently stated that the global mining industry drives more than 45% of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP), either on a direct basis, or through the use of products that facilitate other industries. Despite this, the mining sector has recently come under strain globally, due to the fast changing investment ... Read more ››
  • DRC: the land of milk, honey…and still a few headaches
    In Kasumbalesa, about 500 trucks coming from Lubumbashi and its neighbouring cities line up every day to enter the Republic of Zambia. On their way to the border, in an ant-like display, the truck drivers cross their colleagues from Zambia, Tanzania and South Africa who are making their way into the Katanga province of Governor ... Read more ››


  • Chambers Global 2016 is out: Afriwise Consult garners not less than 7 individual rankings
    Chambers Global 2016, published by London based Chambers and Partners is a legal directory that ranks business lawyers from around the world, including in Africa as a whole and individual countries in Africa. Afriwise has leading lawyers listed under the Africa Wide section for both the categories Corporate /M&A (band 3) and Projects (band 3) and ... Read more ››
  • Director of Afriwise recognised by peers as leading Energy expert
    Steven De Backer of Afriwise was recognised, for the fourth consecutive year, by in-house counsel and peers as an Energy expert and is featured in the 2016 Energy Edition of Expert Guides, The World’s Leading Lawyers Chose by their Peers. The full list of experts is available on: Read more ››
  • Afriwise named Legal Consultancy Firm of the Year
    Afriwise Consult was named Legal Consultancy Firm of the Year, South Africa at the Acquisition International 2015 Legal Awards. Afriwise was recognised for its dedication to innovation and its ability to provide truly specialized services. The AI legal awards are given to commend outstanding work throughout the legal world over the past 12 months. The research ... Read more ››