Kenya

PODCAST: Kenya Prepares for Upcoming Elections

Aly-Khan Satchu, FSG Expert Advisor and Anna Rosenberg, Senior Analyst for Sub-Saharan Africa discuss the implications of Kenya’s imminent election and how businesses operating in the region can best prepare. Key questions answered include: Atmosphere in Kenya preceding general elections…

Eight big questions for Africa in 2012 (Part II)

(5) With a mandate to govern, can Nigeria’s new government implement positive and sustainable reforms? Between its petroleum-dominated economics and mind-bending demographics, Nigeria is well-positioned for sustained growth and diversified foreign direct investment in the decade ahead: a leading economist…

Eight big questions for Africa in 2012

  (Tradition continues along Mozambique’s Maputo Development Corridor) Part one With unprecedented levels of investor interest both on merit, and because growth may well prove elusive elsewhere, 2012 promises to be an exciting year for sub-Saharan Africa. In this two-part series,…

Weeding out corruption critical to African growth prospects

From examinations of malpractice in South Africa’s police service, via investigations into grand larceny perpetrated by the recently toppled Gadhafi and Mubarak regimes in North Africa, to debates about new anti-graft bodies in Kenya and Zimbabwe, a cursory glance at…