A new slate of leaders in the public and private sectors are seeking to prove their independence, improve credibility and attract investment.
- Tuesday, 18 February 2014 17:26
- Friday, 14 February 2014 10:17
New oil legislation will give Angola's currency and banks a boost, but for some, non-performing loans are spreading at an alarming rate.
- Wednesday, 12 February 2014 16:29
Global chains, direct flights and a state-of-the-art conference centre will bring yet more visitors to a capital in demand.
- Monday, 21 October 2013 16:37
Nigerian governments seem to be echoing the advice of China's Deng Xiaoping three decades ago: "Let some people get rich first." President Jonathan is lauding the plan of Aliko Dangote, the country's leading capitalist, to borrow billions to fund an oil refinery and fertiliser plant. If it works, it may launch an industrial revolution.