Obama Initiative Aims to 'Light Up' Africa

Updated: Fri 18 Apr, 11:32 am

During his visit to three African countries, President Barack Obama announced an initiative aiming to double access to electricity across in Sub Saharan Africa. A U.S.$7 billion commitment to 'Power … read more »

Zimbabwe Faces Economic Challenge

Updated: Thu 17 Apr, 09:22 am

The economy remains under pressure with companies reportedly laying off workers or shutting down, unemployment and inflation rising while the government looks seemingly clueless on how to deal with … read more »

IMF Confirms Liberia Budget Shortfall

Updated: Thu 10 Apr, 11:01 am

The International Monetary Fund has confirmed media reports that a revenue shortfall constrained the operations of the Liberian government. An IMF statement says the overall fiscal deficit is … read more »