Lobbyists, consultants and advisers, these top 10 UK and US firms all have a finger in the African pie.
- Friday, 28 November 2014 07:10
In November, a small army of earnest-looking Americans and Britons clutching an array of mobile phones and tablets will invade Abuja, Nigeria's capital. They are the rockstars of political spin, and they will earn hundreds of thousands of dollars for their services over the next few months.
- Tuesday, 25 November 2014 17:14
- Amira Salah-Ahmed Cairo
A new law permitting non-bank for-profit lending institutions may unleash a revolution in microfinance by allowing more actors and innovators to get involved.
- Tuesday, 25 November 2014 13:54
- Hamid Ould Ahmed in Algiers
Algerian Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi on Tuesday said OPEC will seek a "consensual step" at its Thursday meeting as the group discusses a sharp drop in crude oil prices.