Three Chinese corporations, two of which are state-owned, have just bagged the lion's share of South Africa’s coveted road construction deal, ... which prompted domestic local bidders to demand that President Cyril Ramaphosa explain why they were given the cold shoulder. Can their reaction be dismissed as sour grapes, or do they have justified suspicions?
The US government has promised hundreds of millions of dollars worth of new assistance for Africa at the COP27 UN climate conference in Sharm ... El-Sheikh, as western powers come under pressure to push the envelope while helping the hardest-hit victims of a warming planet.
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US climate envoy John Kerry announced a much-anticipated — and controversial — expanded carbon credit market system at COP27. Although the ... concept is not new, the proposal on the table could be a game-changer — but only if certain parts are in place, experts say.
Campaigners on Wednesday slammed a South African court ruling to allow construction to go ahead on Amazon's new African headquarters. The move ... dealt a blow to indigenous groups who say the development will desecrate ancestral land.
Aboubaker Omar Hadi, the all-powerful head of the Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority (DPFZA), looks back at the main developments in the ... maritime sector and their implications for the continent.