Since taking office in September, President João Lourenço has introduced economic reforms and made some bold political moves. Could this mark a new course for Angola?
In a year likely to be dominated by the 2019 elections, the Nigerian economy should see growth of 2–5%.
Nigeria’s economy is projected to grow to over US$650bn by 2022, but is it a good time for investors to put money into the country?
Nigeria’s banks have avoided crisis in the aftermath of the 2014 oil price crash, but the central bank is keeping a close watch on them.
Low demand and competition from shale are causing problems for OPEC, but some recent trends may provide Africa’s oil-producing countries with grounds for hope.
Nigeria has come out of recession, but the volatility of the oil revenues on which the country is still so dependent are a cause of uncertainty.
In the absence of decisive leadership, Nigeria’s economic and security problems are being left to fester.
Even if a deal brokered by Russia and Saudi Arabia to slash global oil output succeeds, there is little prospect of a return to 2014 prices.
Nigeria: Shell and ENI to continue operating in Africa’s biggest undeveloped oilfields despite looming corruption charges against the two companies.
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