DID YOU KNOW THAT A 13-HECTARE PLOT OF LAND BY THE SEA IN PORT-GENTIL, WAS WORTH 20 MILLION EUROS ? SAVIEZ-VOUS QU’UN TERRAIN DE 13 HECTARES AU BORD DE LA MER À PORT-GENTIL, VALAIT 20 MILLIONS D’EUROS ?
English version A company called Titane Constructions, led by the Frenchman Mehdi Hamel, has just called on the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration of Ohada, against Orabank in Gabon, for the auction of a 13-hectare plot of land estimated at nearly 20 million euros, or more than 13 billion CFA francs. That is, this land is worth 1 billion per hectare. Dear Gabonese, then they will tell you that your land is worthless! Titane Constructions had acquired this land to participate in the plan to build 5000 homes per year launched in 2009 by Ali Bongo. Mehdi Hamel turned to Orabank Gabon, led at the time by Rose Kayi Mivedor, the current Togolese Minister of Investment Promotion. The two parties had then concluded in 2016 a loan of 3 million euros running over thirty-six months for the servicing and backfilling of the land. But Ali Bongo's project being stillborn, the repayment of this loan did not follow and the bank launched in 2018 a tendering procedure o