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Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to embark on a significant visit to Uttar Pradesh today, where he will inaugurate more than 14,000 projects worth ₹10 lakh crore. This grand initiative will take place at the...
Ahead of the Assembly election scheduled later this year, Rajasthan chief minister (CM) Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday declared that families will get free electricity for up to 100 units, while a fixed rate for the next...

Angola to quit OPEC over oil production quotas disagreement

Angola said on Thursday it would leave OPEC over a disagreement on production quotas following the...

Nigeria: Companies push for local raw materials as access to forex falls

In the rural southwestern Nigerian communities of Iseyin, Fasola, Maya, Akele and Sakin in Oyo State,...

Zimbabwe: Controversy as new ZANU-PF lawmakers use ‘back door’

The Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF) now has 184 seats in the 280-member National Assembly...

Ethiopia’s debt default shows Western creditors following China’s lead

Ethiopia’s debt default triggered by non-payment of a coupon on the country’s 2024 Eurobond leaves Western...

Voting resumes in DRC amid protests from the opposition

At the end of a day marked by numerous delays and logistical problems, the Democratic Republic...

Mali: Jihadi leader denounces juntas and Wagner

Iyad Ag Ghaly’s last video appearance was almost a year ago, and he had not spoken...

Africa-India economics at a crossroads: Mauritian hub is crucial

Known as “the star and key of the Indian Ocean”, Mauritius has served as a gateway...

As DRC votes, what kind of economy will the victor inherit?

In December 2018, Félix Tshisekedi was elected president of the DRC, succeeding Joseph Kabila in a...

How the liquidity crisis turned into a credit mess in Africa

Over the course of a debate at the Africa Financial Industry Summit (AFIS)* – held in...

Cameroon: Privatisation of Camtel and the furore behind the scenes

President Paul Biya has made up his mind: Cameroon Telecommunications, known as Camtel, is not for...

ASR plans Africa’s first Lloyd’s insurance syndicate to derisk corporate entry

Africa Specialty Risks (ASR) aims to launch the first Lloyd’s of London insurance syndicate focused on...

UK Rwanda deal shows how the West will manage migration

The decision on 15 November by the UK Supreme Court to rule its government’s asylum deal...

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