Exporting countries and producers large and small are reeling from the impact of the oil price's vertiginous drop over the past six months. The Africa Report looks at who is benefiting from the turmoil and who will be hurt the most.
- Thursday, 30 April 2015 11:23
Zimbabwe has temporarily suspended a 15 percent tax on diamond sales, citing a drop in production and low international gem prices, the finance minister and central bank governor said in a letter to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
- Thursday, 30 April 2015 09:23
- Stella Mapenzauswa in Johannesburg
South Africa's tourism industry is likely to take a hit following a wave of xenophobic attacks this month, a setback for the country which has worked hard to clean up its image as a hub for violent crime.
- Tuesday, 28 April 2015 15:50
- Habibou Bangré in Kinshasa
The months to come will show who shoots for the presidential seat, but some people are already making progress in their goals for the country.