Economy

November 27, 2017

Africa Update: Kenyan Shilling rallies against dollar after Supreme Court ruling

The shilling, which had slipped in early trading ahead of a Supreme Court ruling on last month’s presidential election, recovered after the apex court judges unanimously […]
November 23, 2017

Africa Update: Equatorial Guinea court confirms ruling party’s landslide election win

Equatorial Guinea’s constitutional court has confirmed the results of this month’s elections in which the ruling party secured a landslide victory with 92 percent of the […]
November 23, 2017

Africa Update: Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe was granted immunity from prosecution, sources close to the negotiations said on Thursday. According to the source, Mugabe was assured that […]
November 22, 2017

World Update: Trump declares North Korea state sponsor of terror

President Donald Trump on Monday declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, returning Kim Jong-Un’s nuclear-armed pariah regime to a short blacklist of targeted US […]