The peace process involving Mozambique’s rival political factions is at risk of breaking down, with development of its substantial energy resources hanging in the balance.
Alleged improprieties unearthed by the BBC might be a case of doing more harm than good.
Africa’s second-biggest oil exporter is running out of money.
Boko Haram is taking advantage of the poverty and food insecurity in northern Nigeria to stage a comeback.
A failure to tackle the root causes of underdevelopment could spark a new wave of violence in the Niger Delta.
What was once a supply-side phenomenon is now being aggravated by falling global demand, meaning lower oil prices and even more pain for long-suffering oil producers.
Oil discoveries can be a curse in countries with sectarian fault lines and a weak rule of law.
A look at which fields are still pumping oil in Africa’s energy powerhouse turned failed state.
Nigeria is in the grips of a massive fuel shortage that has ground its national economy to a halt.
With its oil-reliant economy and high break-even price, Nigeria is one country that has been hit particularly hard by recent OPEC policy.