In places such as Cameroon, Guinea Bissau, Rwanda or post-coup Mali, the media's vigilance extends well beyond issues that matter to the public. Journalists are forced to watch their own backs — and data, too.
21 Dec 2020
A decade ago, a wave of protests swept across North Africa in what came to be known as the Arab Spring, bringing down Arab rulers with it. Despite facing similar challenges, an 'African Spring' has not happened.
26 Mar 2020
As the spread of the COVID-19 speeds up in Africa, governments are implementing stricter measures to contain the epidemic. In sub-Saharan Africa, Rwanda has taken the lead by imposing a complete lockdown.
4 Mar 2020
The Nigerian Stock Exchange, sub-Saharan Africa's second biggest, has won approval from its members to become a listed company.
26 Oct 2018
Analysts say the 12 billion-dollar Dangote refinery could double Nigeria's oil revenues when it comes on board in 2020. Temilade Aduroja, sub-Saharan Africa analysts at Renaissance Capital joins CNBC Africa to discuss this and more.
7 Jul 2017
Euromonitor International estimates that the combined garment and footwear market in sub-Saharan Africa is estimated to be worth $31 billion dollars.
11 Apr 2017
The World Bank recently announced a 57 billion-dollar financing plan for sub-Saharan Africa over the next three years.