As results for the elections in Nigeria start to come out, Anna Rosenberg, sub-Saharan Africa analyst at Frontier Strategy Group, says the most recent results are "encouraging," and discusses the likely scenarios depending on who wins.
Insight to tension in the Middle East, and how much events impact the price of oil, with Helima Croft, RBC Capital Markets.
Oyin Anubi, Sub Saharan Africa economist at BofA Merrill Lynch, talks about the recent elections in Nigeria and how the price of oil impacts the country.
As the votes have been cast in the Nigerian elections, Godfrey Mutizwa, director of research at CNBC Africa, talks about the technical glitches and what will happen next.
With the Nigerian public heading to the polls shortly, Manji Cheto, political risk analyst at Teneo Intelligence, talks about what to expect.
Jim Cramer sees that Saudi Arabia's launch of military operations in Yemen will have a different impact on oil prices.
Jan Dehn, head of research at Ashmore Investment Management, says that the Nigerian central bank's main concern is not to appear as supporting either the currency or the economy more favorably.
Private equity firms are doing more deals in Africa to tap the continent's growing population and wealth.
Marco Veremis, CEO of Upstream, explains why emerging markets are important to the company as potential tech hotspots.
Manji Cheto, vice-president of Teneo Intelligence, says there is a "protest vote" in favor of the opposition and if there is a successful handover of power after the presidential election, it could be "significant" for African democracy.
The U.K. and Hong Kong opened their doors to Islamic finance with high-profile sukuk debuts in 2014. This year, Africa might create market waves.
Osita Benjamin Chidoka, minister of aviation in Nigeria, talks to CNBC about the upcoming presidential elections and the impact of oil prices on the economy.
Suspected Boko Haram militants attacked Nigeria's major northeastern city of Maiduguri and the town of Monguno on Sunday, sources said.
Ronak Gadhia, Africa equities analyst at Exotix, says Nigerian banks have great growth prospects and could be a good investment for people looking at the African market.
Jim Cramer sees three major themes that account for the collapse in commodity prices.
China, one of the world's largest "emerging" investors, is ramping up investment in Sub Saharan Africa as it searches for resources, but whether the benefits are mutual isn't clear.
The fastest growth is not in megacities like Tokyo, but second-tier ones that many Americans have never heard of.
As oil prices have fallen, currencies of developing countries that rely heavily on exports have been sliding.
Manji Cheto, vice-president of Teneo, explains why the Nigerian central bank has barred banks from dollar holdings.
Lower oil prices are good for some countries and bad for others. In a few, things could get ugly.