Ethiopian Airlines soars with state help

Carrier benefiting from rivals’ struggles and a generous backer

Anglo chief says miners set for more pain

Cutifani warns the commodity slump still has further to run

Africa Internet set for ‘unicorn’ title

Axa investment aims to tap growth in demand for online products

Randgold plays down big acquisitions

Shares jump after company proposes 10% dividend increase

Clouds gather over South Africa’s miners

Fears over job losses as industry grapples with toughest conditions for years

Libya warns shipowners over oil deals

‘Unauthorised’ attempts by rival factions to export crude

MTN enlists Holder to fight $3.9bn fine

Lawyer pleads South African telecoms group’s case with Nigeria

Angola pledges tighter bank regulation

Central bank governor says country has sufficient foreign reserves

Coca-Cola buys stake in Nigeria’s CHI

African juice maker investment is bet on fast-growing population

South Africa raises interest rates

Economy on brink of recession while inflation expected to pass 6%

Anglo American outlines 4,000 job cuts

Miner’s restructuring comes amid continuing commodities downturn

Nigeria eyes ‘100% mobile-first market’

Smartphones blast past gold watches as the essential accessory

Kenyan start-up M-Kopa lights remote areas

Pay-as-you-go solar kits free residents from state grid

Tencent in Africa bid to disrupt Facebook

Rival messaging service to take on WhatsApp in growing market

Big-data tools transform African business

Products give investors and other stakeholders access to vital knowledge

Funding of $19m for ‘Netflix of Africa’

Mobile movie app iROKOtv to create original content and expand

Amplats warns of losses after writedowns

Mining group struggles as world commodities markets founder

Four tech tycoons shaking up African infrastructure

Homegrown entrepreneurs design digital products with a local focus

War costs Libya $68bn in oil revenues

Lost production after oilfield shutdowns and port disruptions

Gold miners offer respite to investors

Analysts say precious metal groups are in relatively good shape

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