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While Africa is home to 12% of the world’s population, it still accounts for less than 1% of the global air service market.
Joseph Rohm, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, shares his thoughts on the recent Nigerian elections.
How we made it in Africa‘s Kate Douglas talks about her first impression of Douala. And how wrong it was.
We think a Buhari win implies reformist policies, including austere fiscal policy and a clampdown on graft.
The humble chicken is at the heart of a critical trade deal between South Africa and its major trading partner, the United States.
How we made it in Africa talks to Dr Mohammed Nuri, founder and CEO of Medtech Ethiopia.
Africa’s taxi-hailing app industry is getting far too busy, writes Tom Jackson
Saleh Nasreddin’s journey in business.
While e-books are on the rise in South Africa, the physical book is far from out of business.
“Everything can wait but agriculture cannot wait!”
The number of ultra-high net worth individuals in Africa will increase by 59% over the next 10 years.
How we made it in Africa talks to Erfaan Mojgani, country manager of online marketplace Kaymu in Tanzania.
Informal trade shouldn’t be crushed, but rather formalised using incentives, says Ecobank research head.
Investors focused on Africa say Nigeria offers huge opportunities, but also huge challenges.
In Africa, seed production has long been dominated by big government monopolies. But a new initiative hopes to change that.