AU Council has the powers to boost Africa's prosperity, It should use it

Kigali this week is something like an African diplomatic capital. Members of the African Union Peace and Security Council are in Kigali for week-long retreat to dissect and decide the...

Fixing fixed-investment incentives

LONDON – Back in February, I noted that the global economy at the end of 2016 was in a stronger cyclical position than most people had expected, given the political...

Stop insuring climate disaster

RIPTON, VERMONT – Last month, the United Kingdom enjoyed its first full day without the need for coal power since the Industrial Revolution began. That’s remarkable news – and a...

Obama and the $400,000 question

NEW YORK – Fox Business has gleefully reported that former US President Barack Obama will accept $400,000 from the Wall Street investment firm Cantor Fitzgerald to speak at a health-care...

[Editorial] Taxi-Moto business should be given extra attention

Motorcycle taxis (Taxi-Moto) have become a phenomenon on the continent and the region as a whole. They are a cheap mode of transport, convenient and the answer to the ever...