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Lawyers for the family of Thomas Sankara, the father of the Burkinabe revolution who was killed in the October 1987 coup d'état, say want former ... president Blaise Compaoré to face trial, voluntarily or by force.
The African Export-Import Bank’s plan to list global depositary receipts looks cleverly timed in the context of global financial risks. But ... choosing London as the place to do so is unlikely to work in the bank’s favour.
Paul Biya is playing a tactical masterclass. From the release of opposition leader Maurice Kamto and Anglophone militants, to the conclusions ... of the Great National Dialogue, the Cameroon president is hoping to avoid letting the federalism genie out of the bottle.
Facebook’s digital currency Libra could upend global financial services, in particular bringing the world’s unbanked population into formal ... markets. But, in African markets, which needs to boost financial inclusion, Libra risks being eclipsed by Chinese companies which have captured strong market share and built effective distribution channels.