Louise Redvers
Louise Redvers is a freelance journalist who has reported from Angola, Swaziland and Zambia for the BBC, the Mail and Guardian, The Africa Report and other media. After five years in Africa, she recently relocated to the Middle East.
Will it ever?

Will it ever?

Angola: out of stock Sub-Saharan Africa’s third largest economy still does not have a stock exchange By Louise Redvers Angola is Africa’s fifth largest economy, its second producer of crude oil, a magnet for foreign direct investment and the custodian of one of the...

A ‘country of the future’

A ‘country of the future’

Angola: local elections The MPLA government has promised decentralisation many times, but is afraid of losing power by Louise Redvers In April 2015 the Angolan capital Luanda hosted the inaugural “President José Eduardo dos Santos” African Mayor Awards. Three prizes,...

Risk and reward

Risk and reward

Angola: ‘negative FDI’ This sub-Saharan country is trying to diversify its economy and reduce its dependency on oil exports By Louise Redvers Angola is sub-Saharan Africa’s third largest economy and one of the continent’s leading producers of crude oil. Since the end...

Louise Redvers
Louise Redvers is a freelance journalist who has reported from Angola, Swaziland and Zambia for the BBC, the Mail and Guardian, The Africa Report and other media. After five years in Africa, she recently relocated to the Middle East.
Will it ever?

Will it ever?

Angola: out of stock Sub-Saharan Africa’s third largest economy still does not have a stock exchange By Louise Redvers Angola is Africa’s fifth largest economy, its second producer of crude oil, a magnet for foreign direct investment and the custodian of one of the...

A ‘country of the future’

A ‘country of the future’

Angola: local elections The MPLA government has promised decentralisation many times, but is afraid of losing power by Louise Redvers In April 2015 the Angolan capital Luanda hosted the inaugural “President José Eduardo dos Santos” African Mayor Awards. Three prizes,...

Risk and reward

Risk and reward

Angola: ‘negative FDI’ This sub-Saharan country is trying to diversify its economy and reduce its dependency on oil exports By Louise Redvers Angola is sub-Saharan Africa’s third largest economy and one of the continent’s leading producers of crude oil. Since the end...