McKinsey, a global consulting company, says it is shocked by the weight of 'state capture' allegations surrounding its contracts at South Africa’s ... state-owned enterprises (SOEs), including Transnet and South African Airways (SAA).
Implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in 2021 will accelerate the digitalisation of banking, Bola Asiru, head of ... sub-Saharan Africa at Mastercard Advisors, tells The Africa Report.
Following the release of a new edition of “Negropolitaines”, his family and the Soul Makossa music publishing company are still trying to ... put an end to the illegal exploitation of the late saxophonist's works. They are also preparing to release new musical gems.
In November, Zambia became Africa's first pandemic-era debt defaulter after it failed to service a $40m bond payment. Creditors rejected its ... pleas for a six-month grace period. For keen observers of Zambian affairs, this should hardly be a surprise.
France’s Nexans plans to extend its sub-Saharan manufacturing capacity to make cables for domestic connectivity and supply renewable energy ... industries, Vijay Mahadevan, executive vice president for Africa, tells The Africa Report.