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Interview: Arunma Oteh, Treasurer and Vice-President, World Bank Group

 

Akio Kon/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesArunma Oteh, the World Bank treasurer, champions a new approach  in which the Bank doesn’t just lend money, it backs private investment in sustainable development projects

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50 Influential women in business

 

womeninbusinessThe Africa Report, Jeune Afrique and the Africa CEO Forum assemble an exclusive list  of the top African businesswomen who are shaping their sectors, helping a new generation of  female leaders and improving their firms’ profitability

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Behind the scenes: DJ Cyrius Black

 
 

All rights reservedWhen he’s not rocking Douala’s nightspots,  DJ Cyrius Black, a young Cameroonian, goes planetary with  his eclectic podcasts, videos and radio show

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"Superfood" smoothies make Africa's baobab tree big business

Sept. 20, 2017, a woman and child walks alongside a giant baobab tree in Chimanimani, Zimbabwe. Photo: AP Photo/Tsvangirayi MukwazhiTaerou Dieuhiou has been climbing barefoot up baobab trees in Senegal's southern Casamance region to collect their oblong fruit since he was 15.

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Behind the scenes: Ayòbámi Adébáyò

 

Tomiwa-AjayiThe Nigerian author, Ayòbámi Adébáyò,  burst onto the literary scene with Stay With Me, which has been shortlisted for a slew of prizes and translated into 13 languages

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Solving the crisis is another story. Aristides Gomes

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The prime minister in Guinea-Bissau’s consensus government says upcoming elections are necessary but they will not address the country’s long-running problems

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