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Africa’s mobile subscriptions grow fastest globally

Biggest gains in mobile connectivity are in Mozambique, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Ethiopia.

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Mozambique: Kickstarting an ailing economy

Mozambique is currently beset by economic woes, but there is hope if President Nyusi can reform and plug the financial gaps left by his predecessor.

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Randgold’s grand plans for DRC

Randgold’s CEO tells TIA about his plans to expand the company’s profitable gold mining operations in one of the world’s most challenging regions.

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Despite headwinds, some bright spots for African miners

As the African Mining Indaba opens in Cape Town, South Africa, Analyse Africa breaks down the winners and losers in the sector in the new economic climate.

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Financing Africa’s infrastructure, through good times and bad

Compelling projects in infrastructure can come to completion even in tough economic times.

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Constitutional coup strategies see two Congos diverge

Sidestepping term limits is the latest trend in African politics. But while the aims of the presidents of the neighbouring Congos are clear, the similarities end there.

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Africa’s power gap: Lessons from the Middle East

Despite marked regional differences, Africa could look to models developed in the Middle East to bridge the electrification gap.

African debt crisis to hit ease of doing business in 2016 - Getty
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African debt crisis to hit ease of doing business in 2016

Foreign companies seeking opportunities in Africa will face severe constraints as governments seek to address their mounting debt burdens.

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Africa outperforms global economy despite downward revisions

New IMF figures show that Africa continues to outperform other world regions despite falling commodity prices and rising conflict risks in 2015.

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Devolution in Kenya: Panacea or problematic?

Kenya’s government overhaul could serve as a model to others across the region – but it also faces political challenges and concerns from the private sector.

Consolidating Africa's banks

Arnold Ekpe talks to This is Africa about the logic of consolidating banks in many of the region's markets.

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