Tagged in: Shoshana Kedem


Boeing plane in Ethiopian Airlines crash “not safe” – US investigation

A report released by US investigators on Wednesday into two deadly Boeing 737 MAX crashes in 2018 and 2019, including the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi, said that Boeing and the US aviation regulator were responsible for developing and certifying an aircraft that was not safe to fly.    …

Uncertain future for Africa’s richest woman

Isabel dos Santos rose to become Africa’s richest woman under her father’s rule, but the current Angolan government’s pursuit of criminal claims against her poses a threat to her assets in the country.

Strategic Lagos highway nears completion

A $209m highway under construction in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos will be ready by the end of 2020, the firm leading the project has said.…

West Africa hails a new economic era

The West African Economic and Monetary Union announced landmark economic reforms on Saturday, including the renaming of its common currency the CFA Franc to the Eco, and a weakening of financial ties to former colonial master Paris.

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.

Tony Blair’s African adventure continues

Former UK PM Tony Blair talks to Shoshana Kedem about his work on governance projects in Africa, where his institute is working to help countries adapt to globalisation.