The A Perspective

An analysis of the hot topics and key issues affecting African affairs

Germany`s €1bn Fund to foster greater investment in Africa

German business leaders have hailed Angela Merkel’s most recent pledge of €1bn to a development fund for Africa, with a view to tackle the massive unemployment on the continent,...

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South Africa's green rush- "weeding" out the confusion

Following the recent landmark decision of the South African Constitutional Court, in which the private and personal use of cannabis was decriminalised, together with the publication of...

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Africa 2019 – The Optimist's View

Andrew Skipper, head of Africa for Hogan Lovells, looks forward to Africa’s business and investment climate for 2019.

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Open Banking: Disrupting relationships between customers and banks

The modern banking system has existed in much the same essential form since the first banks were opened up for customers to deposit money and valuable items centuries ago. Although there...

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Awarding solar solutions that change communities

It is quite well publicised that in Sub-Saharan Africa, approximately a third of the population (approximately 600 million people) has no access to electricity, with the demand far...

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