The brain drain of African doctors has cost the continent more than $2 billion, according to Kenya’s Education Secretary, Dr Fred Matiangi.
Kenyan betting company SportsPesa has angered people in its homeland after striking a sponsorship deal with UK Premier League club Hull City.
Kenya’s oil pipeline troubles look set to continue after Ethiopia denied claims of a deal between the two countries.
Ethiopia’s tourism industry is booming after revenue jumped 20.7 percent to a record $3.5 billion in 2015.
Ethiopia’s economic growth over the last decade has captured the world’s attention. However, manufacturing is a key sector where the country still falls below the African average – and plans are in motion to change that.
South Sudan’s government has accused international donors of failing to support the nation’s peace process.
Djibouti and China are teaming up to build global trade routes, including a $7bn free trade zone (FTZ) – set to be the largest in Africa.
The South Sudanese pound has weakened further against the US dollar as the war-torn country’s economy continues to deteriorate.
A group of major donors to South Sudan have denied reports they threatened to starve the country of funds unless the controversial 28 states decree was revoked.
The World Bank has warned Tanzania against becoming over-reliant on Chinese investment as the country seeks to continue its economic growth.