These are the core obsessions that drive our newsroom—defining topics of seismic importance to the global economy. Our emails are made to shine in your inbox, with something fresh every morning, afternoon, and weekend. TikTok has been investing quietly, but significantly, to usher in a new age of influencers in Africa. It is currently the third-ranked social media application among Nigerian users and the sixth-ranked social media app among Kenyans in the Google Play Store. For South Africa, TikTok has a dedicated account tiktok.