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    The Richest Countries in Africa

    The Richest Countries in Africa

    The criteria used is the country’s GDP per capita and the Purchasing Power Parity (PPP). I am pretty sure your perception about Africa as probably poor will change after reading this piece

      Botswana: A Successful Model for Africa to Follow

      Botswana is a powerhouse in Africa, and is succeeding while other countries fail dismally.

        Kenyan Bank, KCB Group Ltd, Plots Financial Sector Take-over with Facebook and Apple

        KCB Group Ltd. is in talks with Facebook, Apple Inc and Alibaba Group with an aim to collaborate on digital payments through its new financial-technology unit, KCB Fintech

          Nigeria Has Lost Its Place as Africa’s Top Oil Producer

          Angola is now Africa’s largest oil producer following oil crisis in Nigeria, the worst since 1994.

            Not Investing in Africa? Here Are 6 Reasons Why You Should

            Now is the best time to invest in Africa. There are development opportunities ranging from road, rail, airports and an increasing middle class population that is in need of quality goods and services.

              M-Pesa Fails in South Africa for The Second and Possibly Last Time

              For the second time, M-Pesa has failed to amass customers in South Africa, and Vodacom has no other option but to terminate the service, come June 30.

              Inside Blogs

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              Naira Games: With the Nigerian Economy Going into Freefall, Has Time Finally Run Out?

              Naira Games: With the Nigerian Economy Going into Freefall, Has Time Finally Run Out?

              Led by Western student organizations such as The Releaf Group, there is no doubt that Nigeria’s high-achieving expat corps in the US and UK will be key to its future success.

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              How South African Fashion Week Blew Us Away

              African fashion designers converged in South Africa for the Bi-annual South African Fashion Week.This time they were showcasing designs for the Autumn/Winter 2017 season.

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              Africa’s Loan Addiction

              More creative accounting from the continent.

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              Naira Games: With the Nigerian Economy Going into Freefall, Has Time Finally Run Out?

              Led by Western student organizations such as The Releaf Group, there is no doubt that Nigeria’s high-achieving expat corps in the US and UK will be key to its future success.

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              Moody’s Is Moody About South Africa – and We Will All Suffer

              What Moody’s has explicitly demanded of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is a cut to the civil service budget – which after last year’s 3-year settlement way above the inflation rate he cannot adjust.

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              Is The Present Day Wealth Inequality, “Something Normal?”

              As the rich get richer, the poor get poorer. Is this acceptable?