The demand for cashew nuts is growing - but African farmers miss out on most of the benefits. That's because most of the value of the nuts comes from processing - and that happens somewhere else.
The African Development Bank has proposed developing the continent's 400 million hectares of cultivatable savanna lands, but guest writers Sam Dindi and Esther Ngumbi explain the potential environmental impact.
After an international maritime court backed Ghana in a dispute with Ivory Coast over claims to oil fields in the Gulf of Guinea, Ghanaians hope they will profit from the country's oil wealth. Isaac Kaledzi reports.
Major chocolate companies have agreed a statement of "collective intent" to work towards an end to deforestation. The UK's heir to the throne Prince Charles has been actively involved.
Four of the opening six games have ended in draws at the Africa Cup of Nations, but there has been plenty of drama. Title holders Ivory Coast couldn't get past Togo, while DR Congo landed a lucky punch to beat Morocco.
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