Accor Hotels wants to increase its presence in South Africa, Rwanda, Nigeria and Cameroon as it banks on the rise of Africa’s middle class, ... Mark Willis, CEO for Africa and the Middle East, told The Africa Report.
Given conflict in Libya, the cycle of militant attacks in the East of the DRC, and regular attacks across the Sahel and in Somalia, the guns ... are far from quiet.
Does the African Union have the political skills to silence them?
More than 20 million young people, aged 15-24 years, join the workforce in Africa south of the Sahara every year. These young job seekers will ... need to find work in today’s more competitive global economy, and not everyone thinks they will be successful.
A BBC Africa journalist has been fired for “serious misconduct” regarding his controversial interview on the France-Rwanda relationship. ... His BBC bosses claim they were forced to act following a threat of a "complaint" from the Rwandan government. Kigali denies any intervention.
Although security issues are set to dominate talks in Addis Ababa, ministerial delegations on Friday focused on the African Continental Free ... Trade Area (AfCFTA) and disagreed over who would become the organisation’s future secretary general.