Visa study sees move to electronic payments creating 2. 6 million jobs a year, boosting GDP; S. Africa is continental leader>M&G Africa correspondent
African countries experienced, on average a 0.05% increase in GDP due to increased card penetration
Before and after images and video footage show five possible mass graves in the Buringa area, on the outskirts of Bujumbura
Did Swazi king Mswati take 30 children, 15 wives, 100 servants to India and book 200 hotel rooms? The dust up>M&G AFRICA CORRESPONDENT
Pro-establishment media takes offence at reports, saying only 'two or three' children were there.
British leaders resign after parties lose: If Buhari had done that, he wouldn’t be president – why Africans don’t quit>M&G AFRICA CORRESPONDENT
In Africa, many times candidates are not candidates. They are soldiers in a war. Resigning is not resigning. It is surrender on the battlefield.
Rape on the streets and on the margins, partly persists because there is a tolerance - and even practice of it - at the top and centre.