The past decade has been a period of unprecedented growth for Africa.
Aid to the continent has been marked by efforts to bring stability to war torn countries and to help with post-conflict reconstruction.
The media prefers bad news stories â€“ Africa is not singled out for that, but it does make life harder for those living in and outside the continent.
Family planning is not a luxury to everyone. Melinda Gates talks about why she has dedicated so much of her time to helping women plan their families.
Spirit-producer Diageo is betting smaller bottles can persuade sub-Saharan drinkers to sample its well-known labels, instead of homemade brews.
There are far more African billionaires than previously thought, and most of them are Nigerian, says "Ventures" magazine.
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As the HR manager for SAP Africa, Queen Mokonoto is responsible for supporting the SAP business interests across the continent.
HR has evolved into being more of a business partnership.
The African continent is rich with culture, language and law, so how does HR harmonise this diversity without dictating one message to many?
Open innovation, where companies share their resources to get to market faster, might be the solution for African innovators.
It is already the most overused word since Web 2.0, so how can we take anything that involves "innovation" seriously anymore?
China has reduced childhood deaths and illness from diseases that were once widespread.
A careful examination of the security situation in Africa suggests that it is in the process of becoming Ground Zero for a veritable terror diaspora.
Last year was tough for foreign direct investment (FDI) globally.
The continent is seen as small fry when it comes to trade with the world's second-biggest economy.
There are a number of obstacles that will need to be overcome though.