Elephants’ dung used to produce coffee and paper
One of the big 5 are drawing more than just tourists to the African bush. Elephant dung is now being used to create paper in Africa and flavour artisanal coffee in Thailand.
African markets to cross list exchange traded funds
Investors will gain exposure to shares listed on the Johannesburg, Kenyan and Nigerian stock exchanges once the three major markets cross list equities, commodities and bonds through exchange traded funds. The move will lead to improved liquidity on the Africa's exchanges.