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Banks that don’t connect their clients to mobile wallets risk becoming increasingly irrelevant.
I am convinced Cameroon can do much better economically.
“Yes, there are issues. There are service delivery protests, there are strikes, but those are illustrative of a healthy democracy.”
There has been a rapid expansion of banking activities across the continent in recent years.
“We shouldn’t let fear paralyse all aspects of our lives.”
An interview with Carlos Lopes, the executive secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa.
African cities have become the world’s next property investment frontier.
In light of the US-Africa Leaders Summit, Mo Ibrahim highlights some of the common misconceptions concerning Africa.
“US companies can do very well in Africa provided they put in the effort to understand the continent’s markets in detail.”
Johannesburg, South Africa’s economic capital, makes a comeback after white flight, overcrowding and neglect led to the decline of the inner city.
How we made it in Africa talks to Estelle Verdier, head of hotel booking site Jovago in East Africa.
These “local dynamos” are winning customers through innovative business models.
How successful has AGOA been in the past 14 years and what future does it hold for Africa?
Experts debate the future of AGOA for South Africa and what it would mean for Africa if the country was excluded.
Nigerians’ desire for upward social mobility is the driving force of the country’s entrepreneurial spirit.