'In terms of the continent we are not even close, forget about crisis, we are not even close to a debt burden, especially external debt: top official
The World Economic Forum Africa summit merely reinforced extractive-industry and high-tech myths
'Electricity is like blood in your body': to tap into the digital revolution, Africa needs power, summit hears
African governments "should do for the energy sector what they did for mobile telephony: you deregulate, you privatise, you incentivise"
Sudan's economy would streak past Angola, while Tanzania would also just pip Kenya as East Africa’s largest economy
Eating the intra-African trade pudding: Uganda, South Africa top as neighbours drive Kenya’s tourism recovery
Proving Africa will reap from trading with itself, vacationers from Rwanda, Burundi, DRC and Ethiopia have shored up Kenya's tourism
Remittances to the continent have risen from $11 billion in 2000 to over $62 billion in 2014, exceeding official development aid
Mining in Africa has experienced boom times and been through the wringer; can it beat the blues again?
“It’s not all doom and gloom at all, Africa is not unraveling by any means”
Africa’s biggest economy in talks with World Bank, AfDB as seeks to spend way out of economic crisis—a hint of Keynesian economics.
While nine foreign affairs ministers and five finance docket holders on the continent are women, security is a jealously guarded male enclave.
Country may face a reduction in aid flows after the World Bank last month cancelled a transport project over contractual breaches
Rwandan joins TPG/Satya, a venture partnership with links to Mo Ibrahim to 'provide insight on investment opportunities on the continent'.
Africa searches for renewable energy billions—as China does big deal with Zimbabwe for good old coal
Western nations keen on financing clean energy, but as Zimbabwe deal shows, the continent's power needs are too immediate.
Climate change could lead to 43 million more Africans living in poverty by 2030 unless action is taken.
Kenya and Nigeria best-performing bond markets among emerging markets. Investors in Nigeria registered returns of 40% and in Kenya 56% since 2014.
SPECIAL REPORT: 18 million, not 300 million: That’s the size of Africa’s 'real' middle class—and it could disappear
New wealth report throws a spanner in the narrative of a rising Africa, but even if you don’t like it, it is hard to dismiss the numbers.
Electricity everywhere in Africa in 10 years? No problem says new AfDB chief, we can find $55bn for it
At least 620 million people have no access to power on the continent, including vast populations in South Sudan, Somalia and DR Congo.
15 things Africa could do with the $106 billion cash from deal between world’s two biggest beer makers
The takeover of South African-born SABMiller by Anheuser-Busch InBev has gripped the world. Africa could put that kind of megabrew money to good use.
The continent contributes just 2% of all greenhouse gas emissions, but most climate funding tends to favour Asian countries like India and China.