Africa in Fact Issue 31, April - May: Public Finance
This issue of Africa in Fact looks at Public Finances across the continent. From presidential jets to infrastructure shortfalls, we look at the successes and failures of Africa's public spending. In this edition we cover issues such as the CFA franc, plunging oil prices, mining laws as well as transparency in governance among other challenges. This edition also includes a review of Michael Schmidt's new book "Drinking with Ghosts: The Aftermath of Apartheid's Dirty War".