Africa Business Report

Africa unites to form the largest free trade area in the world


The African Union expects the African Continental Free Trade Area to boost intra-African trade by 60% in the next three years.

MTN asks Nigeria to forgive its $1 billion fine

MTN asks Nigeria to forgive its $1 billion fine

6 August 2019 8:08 PM

Zimbabwe jails Minister for corruption, showing South Africa how it’s done

Zimbabwe jails Minister for corruption, showing South Africa how it’s done

30 July 2019 7:55 PM

Africa gets a common currency – the 'eco' – to be used by 385 million people

Africa gets a common currency – the 'eco' – to be used by 385 million people

23 July 2019 7:29 PM

Zimbabwe running out of bread as inflation tops 175%

Zimbabwe running out of bread as inflation tops 175%

16 July 2019 8:14 PM

Zimbabwe bans foreign currency, reigniting fears of hyperinflation

Zimbabwe bans foreign currency, reigniting fears of hyperinflation

2 July 2019 7:33 PM

Can South Africa and Nigeria kiss and make up? Because there’s money to be made

Can South Africa and Nigeria kiss and make up? Because there’s money to be made

25 June 2019 7:50 PM

Comparing milk prices across Africa suggests the rand may get stronger

Comparing milk prices across Africa suggests the rand may get stronger

18 June 2019 7:46 PM

Politics come undone in Botswana, usually a beacon of stability

Politics come undone in Botswana, usually a beacon of stability

11 June 2019 7:32 PM

A focus on business in Africa (first week of June, 2019)

A focus on business in Africa (first week of June, 2019)

4 June 2019 7:34 PM