Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo is contesting the 2020 presidential elections against a backdrop of a fragile banking sector. While reforms ... have been undertaken, including moves to tackle corruption, they have not met all expectations.
The security situation in the Sahel is worsening. The region has experienced a massive spike in deadly violence in the first half of the year, ... and militant groups continue their expansion southward, now threatening coastal West Africa.
Bond markets around the world have slowly been facing up to the reality that low or negative interest rates are here to stay. The search is on ... for new ways to generate investment income with acceptable levels of risk. The Africa Report will be running a series of articles in which we analyse African shares that, for some investors, could fit the bill.