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Healthcare on call

Healthcare on call

Ghana: mHealth Mobile healthcare services are making inroads into rural Ghana, offering people a chance to get essential healthcare services for the first time The International Labour Organization...

Trust or bust

Trust or bust

Diaspora bonds: alternative financing Poor African countries can tap into their rich expatriates’ savings By Nontobeko Mtshali They are dollars wrapped with care—money that is homebound to villages...

Playing both sides to win

Playing both sides to win

Africa is a just a political pawn in China and Japan’s superpower rivalry; the continent needs to up its game strategically to benefit from the Asian nations’ need for its political backing, and...

Reducing aid, upping trade

Reducing aid, upping trade

Asian investment into Africa totals billions, but the continent needs to focus less on commodities to keep the cash coming As Africa reduces its reliance on aid as its traditional source of finance,...