West Africa

Nigerian internet firm widens the access net

Price is a barrier to many potential internet users, but as Nigerian startup Tizeti is showing, the more you make the internet affordable, the more people will use it.

Africa’s offshore oil & gas rebounds

Africa’s offshore oil and gas industry has seen tough times in recent years, but the offshore industry is becoming more dynamic again. With the oil …

Where are African currencies heading?

The devaluation of the Turkish lira has sparked fears of contagion in emerging and frontier markets. Gaimin Nonyane, Ecobank’s Head of Economic Research, spells out the risks for …