South Africa's public health system has been allocated R21.5 billion more for the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic but there's no strategy to guide how it should be used.
The COVID-19 pandemic has accentuated the existing challenges facing artisanal and small-scale mining in Kenya.
A consistent, predictable and friendly policy environment can attract private sector investments in agriculture to drive transformation.
Nigeria's post COVID-19 economic recovery plan appears to be a good start. But the government’s plan leaves a lot to be desired.
African policymakers should strenuously safeguard their right to choose from the widest possible range of technology options that suit their countries’ development needs.
When South Africa eventually emerges from the fog of the COVID-19 crisis, structural reform, including land reform, will be high on the political agenda as never before.
The hard truth is that the more the isolation is contained, the greater the economic problems will be.
South Africa must benchmark its education policies against high-income countries, if it wants to become one, and not measure its performance against its peers.
The net effect is that the shocks are most severe on poorer, more vulnerable households.
South Africa should use its remaining AGOA window to find other export markets and retool its economy - as US economic attitude towards Africa hardens.
Book sheds new light on the evolution of the economic policy of the African National Congress, South Africa's governing party.