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Naspers profits from the savviest bet in tech investing

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 05:15:24 GMT

South African media group’s stake in Tencent has proved a sore point with investors

Moody’s keeps South Africa credit rating at investment grade

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 23:12:20 GMT

Ramaphosa’s reforms are given a chance to succeed after turmoil of Zuma era

Tap creative industries to boost Africa’s economic growth

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:55:42 GMT

The continent has long been ripe with talent and cultural riches

Ethical concerns grow over Kimberley Process diamond charter

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 04:00:49 GMT

The mining process insufficiently protects human rights, campaigners say

Forty African nations sign continental free trade deal

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 16:15:23 GMT

Nigeria one of 11 countries that refused agreement, saying it would devastate economy

Boko Haram releases girls with ominous warning

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:42:10 GMT

Extremists tell residents of Nigerian town not to put their daughters in school

Mozambique seeks to defer debt repayment for a decade

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 22:02:17 GMT

Finance minister Maleiane in London talks to resolve year-old financial crisis

World’s last male northern white rhino dies

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:09:25 GMT

Zuma ally removed as chief of South Africa’s tax service

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 22:08:40 GMT

Tom Moyane was accused by opposition parties of doing the Guptas’ bidding

Rescuing Congo from another round of war

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 18:35:55 GMT

Joseph Kabila can be pushed towards the door by regional diplomacy

Zuma to face prosecution on corruption and fraud charges

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:13:18 GMT

Allegations against South Africa’s former president relate to arms deal in 1999

Zuma to face prosecution over corruption

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:00:41 GMT

IMF bailouts in Africa gain only marginal success

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:38:10 GMT

Programmes have led only to small improvements in creditworthiness

Robert Mugabe says ‘coup d’état’ ended his rule in Zimbabwe

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 21:00:58 GMT

Deposed president uses first TV interview since army takeover to challenge Mnangagwa

Congo’s Catholics take on Kabila over his refusal to step down

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 05:01:19 GMT

Church fills void left by dead or exiled opposition leaders in challenging leader

Standard Chartered launches digital-only bank in Ivory Coast

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 05:00:38 GMT

Service is part of fightback against telcos and test bed for global offering

Ramaphosa reforms take the wind out of opposition sails

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 19:00:30 GMT

Some South African voters give ANC another chance after ditching Zuma

Mali study leads to huge cuts in child mortality

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 17:26:35 GMT

Deaths in one area of capital city sharply reduced thanks to quick intervention

Bono apologises for abuses at One charity

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 20:07:36 GMT

Group set up to tackle tax abuse in Africa found to have not paid local taxes in SA

Ethiopia troops kill 9 in anti-terror ‘mistake’

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 16:46:04 GMT

Ruling coalition to choose new prime minister amid state of emergency

Africa eats up lion’s share of Chinese lending 

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 05:13:24 GMT

Beijing has invested $34.8bn in continent’s energy infrastructure since 2000 

Bringing home Africa’s plundered art

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 05:05:53 GMT

President Macron’s repatriation promise has brought the debate into the public gaze

Kenyan political rivals bury hatchet and promise ‘new beginning’

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 16:51:36 GMT

President Kenyatta and opposition leader Odinga pledge to bring nation together

Zuma departure stirs interest in Johannesburg homes

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 11:00:30 GMT

The market for palatial homes in Sandton — often called ‘Africa’s richest square mile’ — is expected to pick up