Egypt pound falls to record low as central bank seeks to narrow gap to unofficial exchange rate.
Dollar denominated oil has fallen more than 58% since summer of 2014.
Hundreds of women carry heavy bales of goods between the Spanish enclave of Melilla and Morocco.
The UK is committed to spending 0.7% of the country's national income on overseas aid.
Libyan oil exports are down 300,000 barrels per day since the fighting reached the oil crescent.
Libya has descended into violence as Islamists and tribes fight for power in the post-Gaddafi era.
Problem could lead to 300 million premature deaths and reduction of 2% to 3.5% in global GDP by 2050, according to government review.
Africa's biggest economy expected to grow at slower rate than previously predicted.
Israel's Leviathan gas field could supply Jordan for 15 years under the deal.
Islamist militants have waged a violent campaign against government troops from the Sinai peninsula.
Finance minister says increased regional integration would accelerate growth despite Corruption Perception Index ranking.
US says debt relief will help West African countries to cope with devastating effects of Ebola.
Increased transition within Mena region from cash-based financial system to card-based system.
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi hopes to attract foreign cash at March 2015 investor summit.
Tourism in Kenya and Tanzania hurt by Ebola outbreak half a continent away.