By Kevin Abraham Reading through a couple of African business magazines, I see that one topic of discussion is about a couple of UK initiatives in terms of foreign aid. In a nutshell: Approval of £228m in foreign aid to Ethiopia in its 2019/2020 budget, with the aim of developing infrastructure, and building “clean and … Read moreAid for Trade
I was having a discussion with an expat a few days ago, who was visiting South Africa from Europe. He was marveling at how cheap our prices were for a typical basket of products. Indeed, standouts like Angola aside; it does feel like Africa is relatively cheap compared to USA and Europe. However, after some … Read moreJust how cheap is Africa?