While macroeconomic statistics show that the economy continues to grow at a rapid pace, it is not translating into masses of new jobs for Kenyans. The country's middle class still only makes up a small percentage of the population, challenging investors' optimism over the 'Africa rising' narrative
- Friday, 14 August 2015 11:05
- Gilbert Nganga in Nairobi
Local firms are innovating and offering new products, but they are not all prepared for the competition from large retailers from the continent and beyond
- Tuesday, 04 August 2015 12:10
- Ntaryike Divine Jr in Douala
Plans are afoot for a new oil refinery and a floating natural gas plant, but operators still worry about low oil prices and conflict in Cameroon's northern regions.