East Africa

Can Mozambique realise its potential for growth?

Mozambique’s agricultural and industrial sectors hold great potential for growth, but its business environment will remain challenging if reforms are not properly implemented. Luís Fonseca reports

Centum Investment’s Midas touch

Centum, East Africa’s largest publicly listed investment firm, seems to have the Midas touch – turning everything it comes into contact with into gold. James Mworia, the company’s CEO, tells Tom Collins why the Kenya’s consumer-oriented policy is such a boon for investors

How is repeal of interest rate cap affecting Kenya’s economy?

The interest rate cap, imposed by the Central Bank of Kenya in September 2016, was finally removed in November last year, much to the relief of bankers. A few months down the line, what has been the effect on banks as well as their customers?