An investigation in Nigeria has turned into the country's biggest corporate bribery case. Nine executives from Eni and Royal Dutch Shell, and Nigerian officials, face charges in Milan over how they won control of a rich oil block in a saga that goes back two decades.
Formed two decades ago, the six-member East African Community has a long agenda for cooperation in the years ahead, but policymakers are not yet looking at the many concerns of business and ordinary citizens in order to avoid the pitfalls that have hobbled other integration projects
The year 2019 is filled with challenges, so here is The Africa Report's exclusive guide for policymakers and moneymakers across the continent. See how to adapt to shifting geopolitical forces, implement political reforms, keep afloat in a tougher international economic environment and get dozens of countries on the same page about Africa's trade future.