The African Jotter

South Africa Appoints New CEO to Lead its Scandal-Wrecked Denel Weapons Manufacturer

South Africa on Thursday appointed a new chief executive officer to state-run arms firm Denel as…

MTN Is Said to Mull West African Unit Sale in Markets Cull

MTN Group Ltd.’s sale of its Cyprus unit is just the start of a broader exit…

Zimbabwe: UK Extends $100m to Zim As Ties Improve

The United Kingdom and the Standard Chartered Bank have partnered to lend Zimbabwean companies in the…

Ghana Wants to Shake Up the Way it Collects Taxes

Ghana wants to shake up the way it collects tax with the International Monetary Fund telling…

MTN Is Looking To Pull Out Of Some African Markets

Africa’s biggest mobile-phone company is doing a spring clean of its empire. MTN Group Ltd. said Thursday…