Results from surveys show that an answer to the question of what should take precedence - democracy or development - couldn't be more burning.
- Thursday, 26 November 2015 11:24
- Marc Jones
Emerging markets face another wave of ratings downgrades next year, with Brazil at risk of a cut to junk and the Africa/Middle East region potentially given a 'negative outlook', Fitch Ratings' top sovereign analyst said in an interview.
- Friday, 20 November 2015 08:32
- Farai Sevenzo
Back in January, 2015 was being hyped as the year of African elections – not because of any great democratic dispensation but because of the neatness of the five in 2015 coinciding with the end of one term of office or another.
- Tuesday, 17 November 2015 11:46
- Desmond Kokim
United Nations peacekeepers in Ivory Coast have been cleared to redeploy to the Central African Republic (CAR) in a bid to boost security ahead of the country's planned December elections and a visit by Pope Francis.