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Top five business risks for West Africa

AS Nigeria exits the recession of 2017, investor sentiment across West Africa is likely to experience uplift in 2018. Still, political uncertainty ahead of...

Sudan makes the most of the lifting of US sanctions

JUST before Christmas, the Sudanese Foreign Minister, Ibrahim Ghandour, visited the UK in a move that Khartoum said was to acknowledge Britain’s help in...

New Mozambican rail, port project to open new markets and boost...

THE African Development Bank (AfDB) is taking the lead in facilitating the take-off of one of Africa’s largest infrastructure projects − $5bn Nacala corridor...

Kenya to focus on deepening regional integration amid WTO deadlock

KENYA plans to focus on deepening regional integration following the deadlock on the World Trade Organization (WTO) trade negotiations, a government official said. Chris Kiptoo,...

The ITFC supports Gambia’s agric with Murabaha financing

THE International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), member of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group, has signed a $17.5million syndicated Murabaha financing agreement with...

International Energy Agency backs clean coal technology

IN the midst of African countries’ calls for the use of the continent’s 50 billion tons of coal reserves to provide electricity for the...

Chevron and Sinopec’s South Africa deal gets green light

CHEVRON Corporation 's efforts to divest its stake in its South Africa business to China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec), has been approved by...

UN urges Israel to stop forcing African migrants out of the...

THE UN has called on Israel to scrap a new programme to force thousands of African migrants out of the country, condemning it as...

A visa-free Africa still faces hurdles

WOULD an Africa in which Africans require no visas to travel boost prospects for intracontinental trade? The African Union (AU) and many of the...

Envoy says UN backs Equatorial Guinea’s ‘stabilisation efforts’

A United Nations special envoy has assured oil-rich Equatorial Guinea it will be supported in its ‘stabilisation efforts' following a 'coup attempt’ against President...