South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya - three of the four biggest economies in sub- Saharan Africa - will this week decide on interest rates.
'The US has a responsibility at this stage not to create more disruption', Kenyan Treasury chief had said of much-watched decision.
Africa, spurning America, fled into China’s arms. Now US may hold 'cure' to the continent’s fast-dipping economy
Like the ex who won’t give up, economic markets turmoil may be calmed by the US. It’s the hope that kills you.