Ghana: Post-election political and economic outlook

AML March 2021 Insight

Following a tight race between incumbent Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his old political rival John Dramani Mahama, Ghanaian voters re-elected Akufo-Addo for a second presidential term in the December poll. The Supreme Court upheld the result in early March despite a challenge lodged by Mahama, and the country is now looking to the future.…

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Airlines: Ethiopian and Airlink may be Africa’s post-pandemic winners

AML Media

Ethiopian Airlines and South Africa’s Airlink are well positioned to emerge as African industry winners from the Covid-19 pandemic, analysts say. The outlook for South African Airways (SAA) and Air Mauritius, meanwhile, is bleak. No African airline will emerge from the pandemic unscathed, says Indigo Ellis, associate director at Africa Matters in London. Passenger numbers…

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