Across Africa

Nigeria's Buhari seeks closer economic ties with France

Muhammadu Buhari gets down to business. During his visit to France, Nigeria's president met with European and African heads of industry in Paris in a bid to drum up more investment in his homeland. Also, in Ethiopia, red tape and a lack of backing can make it difficult to get tech start-ups up and running. And Cameroonians fed up with an ailing and inconsistent power grid stock up on solar powered lamps to get by.