The mobile sector in Africa has witnessed unprecedented growth in recent years.
- Thursday, 14 November 2013 14:47
- Friday, 08 November 2013 17:10
- Konye Obaji Ori and Charles Idem
Nigeria could face another terrorist threat posed by the pro-Iranian Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), whose apparently deepening ties with the Islamic Republic of Iran and Hezbollah signals further danger for a region that is already unstable.
According to the Combatting Terrorism Centre at Westpoint, the IMN serves as an extension of Iran's foreign policy in Nigeria.
- Tuesday, 29 October 2013 16:53
Ethiopia's ambitious plan to build a $4.2 billion dam in the Benishangul-Gumuz region, 40 kms from its border with Sudan, is expected to provide 6,000 megawatts of electricity, enough for its population plus some excess it can sell to neighbouring countries.
- Monday, 21 October 2013 17:06
- Hannibal, The Africa Report
With new regulations frightening investors, miners are threatening redundancies, which could cause widespread labour unrest.
- Wednesday, 09 October 2013 11:53
Politicians stoked the inter-ethnic violence that engulfed Kenya following the disputed Presidential election result in December 2007. Today, it is politicians who seek to take African countries out of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.