Ethiopia and Eritrea have found peace after 20 years, making prospects for introduction of sweeping democratic reforms more promising
As Zimbabwe prepares for its election, details about the state of its economy and the availability of currency paint a grim picture
The proliferation of innovation centres to support start-ups on the continent is driven by rising mobile and internet penetration
The race for the Zimbabwean presidency is being fought not only between established and new political parties but also within parties themselves
Crafts and curios still provide an income for large numbers of people in SA and elsewhere in Africa
To combat unemployment, the government has allowed miners to exploit dangerous sites — with deadly results
South Africans looking to invest in shares in other African countries need to do so through specific fund managers — investing in individual shares ...
African stock exchanges provided high returns not long ago, but investors now have to contend with a sell-off in emerging-market stocks
The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange is up 34.06% in just one quarter
Nigeria has proved a tough nut to crack for many South Africans looking to grow their footprint beyond SA’s borders, but hospitality group Bon Hotels has ...
Optimism about the dispensation introduced under Emmerson Mnangagwa is fading amid a cash crunch that has hit the pockets of consumers
Africa’s longest-serving leader digs his heels in
Angola’s new president is ridding state institutions of cronies linked to the Dos Santos family
An impeachment motion against Edgar Lungu may be unlikely to succeed, but it aids opposition efforts to undermine his legitimacy as president
Botswana’s new president takes over at a tricky time: the country’s economic growth is expected to slow in the long term, on the back of falling ...
Efforts to shift Nigeria’s economy away from its dependence on black gold may yield the growth that the country desperately needs
The real estate investment case for the African continent may no longer be as compelling, but there are pockets of opportunity