Debt levels have been rising across the continent, but fears of a return to the dark days of the 1990s may be exaggerated.
An agreement between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire to coordinate cocoa production is striking in its rareness.
African foreign investment projects fell by 12.3% in 2016, despite growth in real estate and transport financing.
Fulfilling election pledges while cutting expenditure will be a major challenge for the new government in Accra.
The new Ghanaian government of President Nana Akufo-Addo has set out its economic policy in its first budget.
Ghana’s Sankofa gas project receives a $300m funding boost.
Ghana’s new president needs to control public debt if he is to achieve economic success.
Work has begun on Ghana’s $1.5bn Port of Tema terminal.
Election season in West Africa towards the end of the year taught us to expect the unexpected.
African economic success in 2017 and beyond will demand real structural reform and diversification.