Introducing property tax, agricultural VAT and a tax revenue agency are just some of the strong ideas advocated by economists Rabah Arezki (AfDB) ... and Grégoire Rota-Graziosi (International Development Research Centre) to establish a modern African fiscal policy.
On Monday, Uganda’s Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine said he instructed his lawyers to withdraw a litigation he had filed challenging last month's ... election won by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, who has been in power for 35 years. So what is next for the opposition leader?
Rwandan Seif Bamporiki, a leading opposition politician, was shot dead in South Africa, where had been living in exile. His murder has left South ... Africa government officials confounded – even though this is far from the first case of murder of a South Africa-based, high-profile Rwandan critical of the regime of President Paul Kagame.
African business and political leaders – from Senegal's Macky Sall and Franco-Ivorian financier Tidiane Thiam to the International Monetary ... Fund's (IMF) Abebe Selassie – do not agree on the continent's priorities for post-Covid economic growth.