February 2017 - African Business Magazine

Interview: Africa is too important to be left out, says Pascal Lamy

As director general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Pascal Lamy found himself at the front line of globalisation, which for him has had the extremely positive effect of reducing poverty, even as he recognises that it has created greater inequality.…

Africa’s new media influencers

Advertisers are continuously looking for new ways to get their messages in front of consumers, and many advertising dollars have moved to online platforms in Africa.…

Going nuclear: Africa’s energy future?

At the height of the Second World War, as scientists from the United States and Germany desperately competed to develop a super weapon with which to administer the knockout blow, the US army gained access to a remote mine in the Belgian Congo’s Katanga region.…