Terry Bell explores the connection between poultry, poverty and desperation.
Have the Guptas' new auditors mastered how to look the other way on cue, asks Solly Moeng.
Formulating strategy across the span of huge companies is a marathon, says Ian Mann.
Ivory Coast will break up its long-standing electricity and water monopolies to reduce prices amid growing public concern over price hikes, says President Alassane Ouattara.
Seaweed is one of Zanzibar's key exports, but now the vital industry is struggling with warmer waters killing the crops.
Two west African nations are forging ahead with potentially massive extraction projects others might fear to touch.
Kenya will start a search for companies to design a crude oil export pipeline costing some $2.1bn and which should be completed by 2021.
Malawi's central bank hs kept its benchmark lending rate unchanged at 27% in the midst of a severe drought that has ravaged its key agriculture sector.
Zimbabweans seem to have found comfort in listed shares amid challenges to withdraw cash from banks as well as sending money out as free funds.
Private equity exits in Africa have reached a nine-year high in 2015, according to data from EY and the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.
South Africa's GDP growth this year is likely to be the worst performer in sub-Sahara Africa, according to a panel of experts.
"At five years old, I went to work in the fields with my dad. Today, my children go to school," said Peter, a cocoa farmer in Bonikro in the centre of Ivory Coast.
The African continent is losing more than R1.16trn a year through illicit outflows, former president Thabo Mbeki says.
Burkina Faso, Africa's top cotton producer and the sole West African nation to venture into biotech farming, is dropping genetically-modified cotton on quality grounds.
SA is unlikely to avoid a recession and over 100 000 jobs may be in the line, says analyst.
StokFella App aims to help stokvels manage their activities via a smartphone.
In the midst of calls for more tax breaks, South Africans need to address their own behavior, say...
SA's challenge lies in ‘How to do it’ rather than ‘What needs to be done', an analyst says.
Seven tips to help you make the most of your home improvements.
Zuma’s personal tax liability for Nkandla presents SA with another test for the rule of law.
A Ghanaian entrepreneur aims to build a network of universities to shape future leaders.
An analyst reveals the seven secrets to becoming a successful entrepreneur.
Kenya's parliament is considering a proposal to raise the amount of bank deposits guaranteed in case of a collapse by 20 times to $19 800 per customer.
Zimbabwe will present a financing plan to the IMF by November after clearing its arrears, opening the door to receiving its first loan from the fund in nearly two decades.
Google Chrome has been crowned the top internet browser, officially ending the long reign of Microsoft Internet Explorer.
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