The shale industry is increasingly acting as the price regulator for oil. This is not good news for Africa’s producers of crude.
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.
The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority talks to African Business about her career and the challenges facing her organisation.
Payroll fraud is a costly problem across the continent, but there are ways to prevent it.
Tight foreign exchange controls and the central bank’s developmentalist policies may have done Nigeria’s economy more harm than good.
In an increasingly cashless society, Nigeria’s traditional banking sector is coming under challenge.
Formerly one of the world’s best performing frontier capital markets, Nigeria’s bourse is struggling.
Senegal has become the second country in the world to launch a national digital currency.
Debt levels have been rising across the continent, but fears of a return to the dark days of the 1990s may be exaggerated.
The founder and CEO of the innovatory Nigerian payments solutions company Paga talks about building a business that financially empowers locals.