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Ellen Johnson Sirleaf awarded top honour

Former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been awarded the Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership. The Prize is awarded by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation to recognize and celebrate excellence in African leadership. The award goes to deserving...

Re-industrialisation in South Africa

Re-industrialisation has been named one of the key approaches to improving South Africa’s economic growth potential. Re-industrialisation, however, will in turn demand technical skills such as those offered by artisans, which South Africa is not prepared for. Steel...

South African stocks on the rise

Many South African stocks has seen great interest in 2018 following changes to the political landscape. The JSE has seen many investors return, and a general increased optimism surrounding the South African economy. Rukayat Yusuf, economist for Sub-Saharan Africa,...

Top 10 investment destinations in Africa

Top 10 investment destinations in Africa: Quantum Global Research Lab -- Quantum Global's independent research arm, has recently released its 2018 Africa Investment Index, in which African countries are ranked based on their investment potential. The results may shock...

Call for investment in African agriculture

President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has called for increased investment in the African agriculture sector. Dr. Adesina appeals to American and global investments in the hopes that it will aid in unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential....

The Richest Man in Africa: Aliko Dangote

Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote Cement, has been ranked as the richest man in Africa for the 8th consecutive time. His fortune is estimated at U.S.$14.1 billion. Dangote made the 2018 Forbes World's Billionnaire’s list, ranking at #100 out of a record...

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