Africa will continue to record strong growth in 2015 but at a slower pace than last year, according to new IMF forecasts.
Corporate corruption is the most damaging feature of Nigeria’s economy. Can a new president’s campaign to root out an entrenched system succeed?
Africa is the only region in the world to experience a negative growth in commercial services exports, according to new statistics from the World Trade Organisation.
Nigeria’s president-elect swept to power on the promise to clean up corruption - but can he do it without alienating allies?
Tanzania’s parliament is set to implement stringent new employment regulations to curb the number of foreign workers in the country.
After Nigeria’s landmark elections, incoming president Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of the volatile, oil rich Niger Delta region may prove the linchpin to his success.
Inward FDI into Mozambique has shown year-on-year growth between 2009 and 2014.
A project to rehabilitate the River Jordan is a powerful symbol of cooperation between diverse groups in a place too often associated with conflict
To build a global coalition to inoculate against extremism, we need to go beyond the common portrayal of counter-extremism as solely a reactive, hard power or security issue.
Groups such as Isis are fighting hard for the hearts and minds of our young people through social media – we must do the same.
Graça Machel on women's empowerment in Africa
Graça Machel talks to This Is Africa about her work empowering women across Africa and globally on the side of the 2015 Skoll World Forum.
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