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What lies ahead for Africa in 2020?

African Business looks forward to 2020, with analysis of political and economic trends and predictions of what lies ahead from the region’s top economists.

“We are regaining our former Glory”, President Alassane Ouattara

With a new peace finally taking root in Côte d’Ivoire, President Alassane Ouattara speaks to New African’s Célhia de Lavarène and discusses a variety of issues, including that lingering issue of the lack of African representation on the all-powerful UN Security Council, his ambition for a second term, and why the International Criminal Court (ICC) – the indictor of his predecessor Laurent Gbagbo on charges of crimes against humanity relating to the 2010 election – humiliates Africa in some circumstances.…

West African oil in high demand

Despite developments in the rest of sub-Saharan Africa, the Gulf of Guinea remains the heart of the region’s oil and gas industry.…