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Demonstrations against Zimbabwean economy coming

Zimbabwe’s main opposition party is planning street demonstrations next week to protest government’s handling of the economy, mired in its worst crisis in a...

Sudan economy unravelling

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For 22 years Mohamed Mahmoud deposited his law practice's cash in a bank near his Khartoum office. Now, fearful of shrinking limits...

Better performance expected from Nigerian economy

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Nigeria's economy is expected to perform better in the second half of the year, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said, following sluggish growth...

Hopes high South Sudan peace deal will revive economy

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A peace deal in South Sudan revived hope not just that the guns will stop firing but economic stability can return. Since...

Economy is Nigeria’s biggest challenge – acting president

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Nigeria's economy is the "biggest challenge of all" for government, the acting president said at an event to celebrate two years of...

Drought will cut Somalia’s economic growth

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Somalia's economy is likely to expand by 2-2.5% this year, down from an estimated 3.4% last year, as drought cuts output in...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe warms to the West as economy wobbles

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Robert Mugabe's anti-Western rhetoric has been conspicuous by its absence of late, a sign the 91-year-old leader has mellowed or realised Zimbabwe...

Tunisian factories close, jobs go as political crisis drags on

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Tunisia's "Arab Spring" revolution, born out of economic despair, is failing to deliver the jobs and opportunities of a better life that...

Insight: Pre-electoral feuding threatens Nigeria’s economy

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In Nigeria, as elsewhere, foreign exchange markets can be a barometer of internal strife, so when central bank governor Lamido Sanusi noticed...

Uganda power cuts provoke riots, threaten economy

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A growing power supply crisis in Uganda has provoked riots among a population already angered by soaring prices and is threatening growth...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...