Private equity firms in Africa still continue to outperform public markets, the report showed.
South Africa's retails is the fourth largest contributor to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) with a contribution of around 13.3%
The U.N. peacekeeping mission in the disputed territory of Western Sahara should be given an added mandate to monitor human rights.
Papa Wemba dies after collapsing on stage in the Ivory Coast in the early hours of Sunday morning.
The U.S. will give $40 million in humanitarian assistance to countries bordering Lake Chad fighting Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
"New business models, like those of Uber and Alibaba, are already industry-shaping disruptors."
The U.N. peacekeeping mission in Democratic Republic of Congo has received new allegations of sexual abuse against its soldiers.
Yolande Korkie and her husband Pierre were held hostage by Al-Qaeda in Yemen. Although she was released, Pierre was killed in a botched raid. He is gone but the pain hasn't.
I believe Africa is much more resilient than this current knee-jerk pessimism, argues Donald Kaberuka.
The report shows a comparison of consumer shopping behaviour in three countries.
South Africa’s Blue Train was second in 2016’s top rated trains and the Pride of Africa (Rovos Rail) came in third. The Eastern & Oriental Express, which runs through Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, took the number one spot.
Angola also makes its first appearance on the list.
The Tanzanian contingent is part of the U.N. peacekeeping mission's Force Intervention Brigade, tasked with offensive operations. The mission said it received the allegations in the northeast Congolese village of Mavivi on March 23
Almost 1 in 10 of the most popular African hashtags in 2015 related to political issues and politicians.
Intra-Africa trade is currently at 12 percent which is very low compared to other regions of the world.
Other jurisdictions are likely to follow suit following the leak over the weekend of details of hundreds of thousands of clients.