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Donald Kaberuka T

Africa’s mineral wealth: A blessing or a curse?

“The first priorities in dealing with natural resources are not so much about exploration or exploitation or the environment … but about best policy and practice.”

Keith Engel T

Africa tax policies may threaten investment

Ill-considered tax policies could undermine investor sentiment in Africa

Jørgen Haslestad T

Re-thinking growth

“Stakeholders can work together in partnerships towards sustainable long-term solutions.”

Desmond Tutu T

Every child deserves a quality education

“Tutudesk is so much more than mere infrastructure; it offers children a sense of dignity”

Reeta Roy T

Transforming Africa through leadership

“The MasterCard Foundation is partnering with top African and North American universities to nurture the next generation of ethical leaders”

john fallon Hi T

It is time for a learning revolution in Africa

Better education, of which literacy and numeracy are the bedrock, will be fundamental to sustaining growth and prosperity across Africa

ANC Youth League T

Interview: Mzwandile Masina, leader of the ANC Youth League

“Those who think they can defeat the ANC now must think again”

Caroline Kende-Robb T

Getting a fair deal on Africa’s resource wealth

“Companies have an opportunity to do the right thing now without waiting for legislation.”

Judith Rodin T

Shared value: Partnering up

“Philanthropy that does not value and engage the private sector, and its immense expertise, resources, and financing potential, is not fully maximising impacts for the vulnerable people it aims to serve”

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala T

African solutions to African challenges

Sustainable business ventures pave the way to an improved investment environment”

Investing in frontier Africa

Investors are flocking to Africa's large and established economies. But the opportunities go much further. This is Africa speaks to Paddy Docherty, CEO of Phoenix Africa, to discuss his experience launching an agricultural investment in Sierra Leone.

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Better governance is driving Africa's economic ascent. From public finance and banking reforms to stronger rule of law and public service delivery, African governance is changing.

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