Africa

 
​South Africans get first dibs on SAFCOIN, an exclusive African cryptocurrency
​South Africans get first dibs on SAFCOIN, an exclusive African cryptocurrency
FHM (Pty) Ltd has launched the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for SAFCOIN, an exclusive...
Africa needs to cool down – urgently
Africa needs to cool down – urgently
As the world’s warmest continent and home to six out of the 10 hottest places in the world, Africa needs cooling more than most.
​The African Review of Economics and Finance Conference 2018
​The African Review of Economics and Finance Conference 2018
For two days in August, Wits Business School (WBS) was a hive of activity and robust debate on the status of Africa’s economic development. Under...
How sub-Saharan Africa can harness its big electricity opportunities
How sub-Saharan Africa can harness its big electricity opportunities
Electricity lifts people out of poverty and improves their health and standards of living. Yet 1.3 billion of the world’s people don’t have...
IBM aims AI at Africa
IBM aims AI at Africa
Artificial intelligence (AI) has been getting a bad rap lately. It’s been blamed for the way Facebook and Twitter promote fake news on the basis...
Presidential term limits: Slippery slope back to authoritarianism in Africa
Presidential term limits: Slippery slope back to authoritarianism in Africa
There is mounting concern in Africa about a lack of leadership as well as an increasing trend of hard-won democratic rights being reversed. One way...
Be part of Africa's rising tourism story at Africa's Travel Indaba 2018
Be part of Africa's rising tourism story at Africa's Travel Indaba 2018
A treasure chest of small “gems” offering the modern traveller unforgettable African experiences and plush luxury establishments that...
African leaders are more constrained by democratic rules than you think
African leaders are more constrained by democratic rules than you think
Africa is often imagined to be a place in which presidents can do whatever...
Paradigm shift as African countries throw their weight behind ivory ban
Paradigm shift as African countries throw their weight behind ivory ban
Calls from conservation groups for a strong line and a near total ban on the sale of ivory were strengthened last week when 32 African nations
Infographic: The rising tide of immigration from Africa to Europe and the US
Infographic: The rising tide of immigration from Africa to Europe and the US
A report released by the Pew Research Center analysed data on migration patterns from sub-Saharan African countries– specifically...
Slice of life: The taste of Africa
Slice of life: The taste of Africa
I was about 14 or 15 when I read a book called Without a Silver Spoon. I can’t remember who the author is or where it was set but what stood out...

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