African countries are relying on non-commodity industries for rapid growth. Foreign investors are also helping to bolster their economies.
Russia's economy is the world's eleventh-largest. Following a period of recession, it managed to return to growth last year despite Western sanctions widening. But can the country continue on the road of recovery?
Over 8,000 Ethiopians have crossed into neighboring Kenya to seek asylum after government troops killed at least nine civilians in the border town of Moyale, says the International Red Cross.
The African Union wants to introduce free trade in Africa. Some countries, like economic powerhouse Nigeria, do not share the enthusiasm for what the AU believes to be the solution for the continent’s economic ills.
Apologies, economics and security are expected to be on the menu during Rex Tillerson’s trip. The visit comes shortly after reported derogatory comments by US President Donald Trump caused an outcry across Africa.
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