Kenyans' exposure to smartphones and social media impacted last year's elections in a new way, according to one Nairobi-based data analysis firm.
European equities tumbled by Thursday's close as traders reacted to weakness seen on Wall Street and policy announcements, amid concerns surrounding global trade.
European markets closed lower Wednesday as investors awaited a likely hike in U.S. interest rates later in the day.
African leaders are poised to approve the African Continental Free Trade Area, a deal that will unite over 50 countries in tariff-free trade.
European markets closed higher Tuesday as investors focused on earnings ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa said that less than half of the country's estimated $1.42 billion believed to be illegally stashed abroad has been brought back onshore.
European markets closed lower on Monday as investors looked ahead to a trading week in which the Federal Reserve is likely to hike interest rates.
Mugabe also said that he never thought that Mnangagwa, who was his protege and deputy president, would act against him.
Former South African President Jacob Zuma is to face corruption charges for a 30 billion rand ($2.5 billion) arms deal dating back to the late 1990s.
The west African cocoa producer is expected to be one of the world's fastest growing economies in 2018.
We're already used to buying online through desktop and mobile, but does technology need to make the next leap for brands to connect directly with consumers. Richard Kelly at Adimo gave Marketing Media Money his thoughts.
Netflix Sans is the name of the bespoke font, and its design lead said that it will save millions in licensing fees
Sridhar Ramaswamy said Google has a small team looking at blockchain and that the technology has a lot of promise
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on how small business owners are reacting to President Trump's trade policy, including recent tariffs aimed at intellectual property theft as well as steel and aluminum imports.
Nandini Ramakrishnan of JP Morgan Asset Management says investors will be focused on much more than trade and tariffs this year, with issues such as rate moves by global central banks at the forefront.
Edward Campbell of QMA says the U.S. tariff actions are coming against a backdrop of a positive global economy and strong corporate earnings, so these moves could potentially get in the way of that.