Can Africa’s banks emerge stronger after Covid-19?

Rising household debt, problems for SMEs and the growth of non-performing loans all pose problems for banks, but the pandemic also provides opportunities, says Tom Minney

Where do banks stand in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic?

Opinion: US should bring Sudan in from the cold

The US should not impose onerous conditions on Sudan as a price for its re-entry into the international community but welcome back a country whose people are hungry for change, says David Thomas

Since last year’s revolutionary overthrow of Omar al-Bashir, Sudan’s brutal president of 30 years, the country has gradually attempted to move away from its troubled past under a civilian-military transitional government.…