Mobile phone maker Wiko bets on style as it enters Africa

Strategy to conquer a continent where Samsung and Nokia have dominated

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Former CNN anchor to open media offices in South Africa and NigeriaBy EVELYN SITUMA | Tuesday, September 16  2014 at  10:53

Former CNN journalist Zain Verjee. PHOTO | FILE  |

Zain Verjee will offer consultancy on programming for African businesses and investors

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Ebola slows down Sierra Leonean economyBy KEMO CHAM in Freetown | Thursday, September 11  2014 at  16:10

A placard reading - in French - "Ebola, go away". Sierra Leon's economy has been adversely affected by the disease outbreak. PHOTO | FILE |

Country slides back to single digit growth after three prosperous years

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Chinese to explore opportunities in MadagascarBy RIVONALA RAZAFISON in Antananarivo | Wednesday, September 10  2014 at  12:56

Malagasy Premier Roger Kolo (centre). RIVONALA RAZAFISON |

Delegation of prospective investors expected in Antananarivo

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Somalia forum pulls all strings to win over investorsBy ABDULKADIR KHALIF in Mogadishu | Tuesday, September 9  2014 at  15:49

Somalia Economic Forum Managing Director Hassan Dudde (left) and Tanzania's President Jakaya Kikwete (right) consult during the World Bank Summit in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, April 2014. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Group on a mission to rebrand country ravaged by years of anarchy

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