Onomo Hotels (IFC-43696)

Countries
  • Cameroon
  • Djibouti
  • Ivory Coast
  • Mali
  • Morocco
  • Senegal
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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Project Status
Proposed
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Bank Risk Rating
B
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Borrower
AFRICAN HOTEL DEVELOPMENT LUXEMBOURG
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
Sectors
  • Construction
  • Industry and Trade
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 24.81 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported 20.9
Converted using 2021-04-07 exchange rate.
Investment Amount (USD)
Not Disclosed
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS May 7, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Apr 7, 2021


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Project Description
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The proposed project scope includes (i) constructing 2 greenfield hotels in Yaoundé, Cameroon and Djibouti; and (ii) refurbishing, expanding and/or debt refinancing of 3 existing hotels in the capital cities of Mali, Senegal & Cote d’Ivoire of Onomo Hotels (“Onomo” or “the company” - https://www.onomohotels.com/ ), is a pan African mid-scale business hotel owner and/or operator of 21 hotels located in twelve different countries around Africa. Onomo’s head office is based in Casablanca, Morocco. 

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