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‘Kenya election risks do not change fundamental investment case for the country’

The international community will watch today’s election in Kenya closely, hoping to see a peaceful process.

Nakumatt – an example of Africa’s many strong, yet unlisted, companies

What companies like Nakumatt do prove is that growth in Africa is possible and that there is a depth to the local economies beyond the listed companies we see.

What is a lion worth? Valuing Africa’s tourism potential

The lions we see today are likely to be worth much, much more in the future.

South Africa scores another goal after World Cup

Since hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2010 – an event that surprised the country’s many critics with its success – South Africa has scored another goal with its inclusion in the BRIC economic group.