While African governments and development partners are investing more in roads and rails infrastructure much more needs to be done for any meaningful socioeconomic impact to be made.
- Sunday, 20 April 2014 14:32
- Alec Saelens, Reuters
Protests over the construction of a new Turkish embassy in the Senegalese capital Dakar have highlighted anger in the West African nation over a property boom that is swallowing the coastline and squeezing ordinary people's budgets.
- Thursday, 17 April 2014 16:41
- Martin Yeboah and Patrick Smith in Accra
After a series of delays and technical problems affecting the whole value chain, the state-owned petroleum company's new chief executive promises lift-off in July.
- Thursday, 17 April 2014 15:53
- Gregory Mthembu-Salter
Analysts worry that Africa will become less attractive for exploration as states try to get more from the oil and gas sectors.