December 2013 - African Business Magazine

December 2013

Governance is so critical to Africa’s development and future prospects that legendary businessman Mo Ibrahim decided to create a task force to assess the continent’s …

Guinea bauxite reserves: Aluminium, down but not out

Guinea bauxite reserves: Aluminium, down but not out. With prices in the doldrums, the aluminium industry has had little cheer of late. But the future may be a lot more positive for Africa’s players in this market. MJ Morgan reports.

Agriculture – Backbone of the economy

According to the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) agriculture accounts for 27% of the country’s GDP. The Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) says that …

Water and Sanitation in Africa

Without water, there can be no human existence. While easy and cheap access to clean water is taken for granted in developed and many developing …