We should insist on products that save our soil and ensure food security, says Mandi Smallhorne.
Calling zama-zamas illegal is a case of criminalising an act of entrepreneurship.
Faster networks and consumer habits have led to perceptions of vanishing data, says Vodacom.
Zimbabwean companies face increasing problems in making international payments and getting their hands on foreign currency.
Ghana could become the fourth biggest oil producer in sub-Saharan Africa by 2020 once two new offshore fields come on stream, to push total output above 240 000 barrels per day.
Innscor Africa Limited, which has partnerships with South African companies such as Tiger Brands in Zimbabwe, says it will deal with bond notes at the appropriate time.
The European Investment Bank is set to lend Ethiopia $200m to build two industry parks that will employ 30 000 refugees in a move aimed at curbing migration to Europe.
The IMF expects Namibia's economic growth to slow to 2.5% this year after expanding by 5.3% in 2015, as a decline in construction activity weighs.
Interest rate cuts alone will not help to pull Nigeria out of a recession amidst rising inflation, the country's central bank says.
Namibia will seek to raise about $5bn over the next decade to help diversify and industrialise its economy with any debt sales to take place in South Africa.
Angola's parliament has approved a smaller 2016 budget than it had originally planned, after lower oil prices hammered state revenues in Africa's largest crude exporter.
Nigeria's finance minister wants the central bank to lower interest rates so that the government can borrow domestically to boost an economy dogged by a recession.
Africa’s major economies are taking diverging approaches to monetary policy as they struggle to cope with volatile currencies, slumping growth and political meddling.
Nigerian inflation has accelerated for a tenth consecutive month in August as food prices climbed, strengthening the case for the central bank to raise interest rates.
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There is growing support for an investment boycott of SA's key state-owned entities.
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In the last 2 weeks since the finance minister's Hawks woes, SA has lost R100bn.
Major private equity firms have seen a number of top management departures in Africa as the funds grapple with investments hurt by a weak economy.
Central banks in Africa’s largest economies are under attack as politicians campaign to limit regulators’ jurisdictions and demand changes to policy implementation.
As the company weighs whether to sell itself, Twitter's challenges are under a spotlight like never before.
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