February 2016 - African Business Magazine

The big read: China-Africa 2.0?

As traders and fund managers returned to their desks following the Christmas break, many hoped for an early sign that global markets – and their clients’ fortunes – were heading in the right direction.…

Tanzania: Magufuli’s challenge

Since his election in October, Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has continued to burnish his no-nonsense reputation for asceticism and getting things done.

Buhari weighs up oil reforms

It has been clear for many years that the Nigerian oil and gas industry needed deep-seated reform.…

Africa looks to Cop22 as climate fight continues

After years of false starts, fraught discussions and great power wrangling, the world’s climate negotiators struggled to contain their emotions after finally reaching December’s historic deal in Paris.…