by Emma Wade-Smith When you think about digital growth in Africa, innovations in finance – not farming – probably spring to mind. Yet agricultural technology, or agtech, development is rife across the continent – as is the hype surrounding its transformative potential for smallholder...
by Jeune Afrique. While exchanges of friendship continue between Paul Biya and some of his compatriots living abroad, Cameroon's President clearly has not digested the violent protests by activists during his recent visits to Europe. He referred to the...
A general view outside the UK-Africa Investment Summit in London, Britain January 20, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls With Brexit fast approaching, the UK government and British companies are looking to bolster their ties with non-European states. This ambition is demonstrated strikingly by...
The United Kingdom’s exit of the European Union (EU) is now all but certain. Only the passage of time will reveal what the new relationship shall be. But with this change in terms, I – like many other Commonwealth leaders – also seek a...
By Agencies Authorities in Angola have said they will use “all possible” means to bring back Isabel dos Santos, the billionaire daughter of the country’s former president, after thousands of leaked documents revealed new allegations she siphoned off hundreds of millions in public money.