Research shows that migrant entrepreneurs create jobs for other migrants and South Africans.
‘Black people are not used to seeing another black person making it in business … instead of supporting one another we pull each other down’
'As Africa’s longest standing democracy, political stability is a key stimulus to draw investors and visitors to Botswana'
China, beyond the ivory ban, should support Africa in strengthening the coexistence of wildlife and human industries.
The Millennium Development Goals failed in aspects like poverty. Lessons must be learnt to ensure that these mistakes will not be repeated by the SDGs
Amidst the lowest growth level in sub-Saharan Africa in more than two decades, a report predicts unemployment will rise to 201-million worldwide.
Morocco's Muslim feminist polymath, Asma Lamrabet, believes that feminism and Islam can co-exist despite centuries of male-centred dogma.
There is a huge amount to be gained from a free trade area for Africa.
A commercial farm in Kenya has become Africa's first electricity producer powered by biogas
Growth accelerations in African countries have been short-lived. That might be about to change.
Both the US and China could lose out if chaos spreads in the Horn of Africa.
The 'Africa Rising' narrative was disturbed in 2016 by a combination of factors. But the continent is still on firm economic development footing.
A flawed diamond certification scheme has failed to account for diamond extraction involving rights violations across Africa.
Several countries across Africa are overburdened by a lack of space and financial support for refugees.
According to a global climate index, climate change will wreak havoc on the economies of Africa's agriculturally-dependent countries.
The gains reported in 2016 went hand in hand with overall growth in Africa over the last two decades.
Hydroponics is one solution being advocated by an Egyptian farmer, in a country where agricultural land is shrinking and conditions are unfavourable.
Zimbabwe like many other post-colonial governments across the globe continues to struggle to attain equitable land reform.
It is expected that temperatures in southern Africa will rise by between 1.5°C and 3°C due to climate change by the year 2050.
Kenya has vowed to clampdown on all Bridge International Academies schools operating 'illegally' - this follows Uganda's closure of 63 of the schools.