The announcement removes an obstacle to implementation, yet many remain.
Annual awards toast the leaders of the African banking and finance industry.
Ninety percent of West Africa’s cashew crop is exported raw for processing overseas. Investment in mechanisation is essential if the …
Africa’s tech unicorn soars 150% in 2 weeks after NYSE listing.
Sierra Leone’s one-month ban on industrial fishing may not be the answer to protecting West Africa’s endangered fish stocks.
Boosting rice production to cut import bills and create jobs is a central pillar of Sierra Leone’s new national development plan.
The $3trn trade bloc now has the final ratification needed to become a reality.
Expanding production of cocoa-derived products and finding new export markets will be key to the revival of the sector in West Africa.
How Dakar’s improved infrastructure is attracting European call centres to the Senegalese capital.
West Africa has huge tourist potential, but factors such as poor transport, security concerns and the ebola virus have held it back.