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African Elections in 2024: Will democracy prevail?
The last few years have seen democratic backsliding on the African continent. Elections this y...
26 Jan 2024
Quick Take: Red Sea crisis fuels Africa’s inflation risk
The war in the Middle East is disrupting commerce in the Red Sea and will affect African econo...
17 Jan 2024
Growing conflict in Ghana's north threatens national stability
We assess the impact of the increased conflict on Ghana’s risk profile.
13 Nov 2023
Ghana's protests and political history signal the end for NPP in 2024
Ghana’s ruling National Patriotic Party (NPP) confronts discontent, internal strife and histor...
30 Oct 2023
Ghana’s debt restructuring efforts to improve debt sustainability
Ghana is restructuring both its external and domestic debts: Will the debt restructuring solve...
25 Oct 2023
Nigeria's $11 billion showdown with P&ID: A close call
Nigeria’s $11 billion close call in the P&ID case strongly warns against poor commercial pract...
24 Oct 2023
Why re-opening the Kenya-Somalia border could increase Kenya’s political risk
Assessing the political considerations for reopening the Kenyan-Somalian border and the impact...
05 Sep 2023
What Niger’s coup means for ECOWAS
Four of the six military regimes in Africa are in West Africa. Why does Niger's recent coup ma...
22 Aug 2023