Zimbabwe will amend a black empowerment law that aims to transfer majority shares from foreign-owned firms to locals after it was blamed for deterring investment, President Robert Mugabe said on Thursday.
- Thursday, 06 October 2016 14:36
- Wednesday, 05 October 2016 11:27
- Reuters and The Africa Report
South Africa's public protector will question President Jacob Zuma this week over allegations he was influenced by the wealthy Gupta family in making government appointments, according to the newspaper Business Day.
- Monday, 03 October 2016 14:31
South Africa may be over the worst of its economic downturn with potential growth of over 1% next year, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Monday, noting President Jacob Zuma had expressed confidence in him.
- Tuesday, 27 September 2016 14:22
South Africa's Capitec Bank warned on Tuesday that it was cutting back on lending to cash-strapped consumers from lower income groups as it posted a 19% rise in half-year profit on steady growth among more affluent clients.
- Friday, 23 September 2016 14:46
- Neo Maditla in Cape Town
The mind of self-taught Cape Town designer Atang Tshikare fizzles with ideas. But he's always focused on one thing: telling positive stories about Africa.