CNBC Africa


How can Africa grow more food?

PUBLISHED: Wed, 01 Nov 2017 14:44:21 GMT

Africa’s annual food import bill is about US$35 billion and estimated to rise to US$110 billion by 2025. Most governments are still under-investing in irrigation, road infrastructure, research and development. David Ellis, International Potato Center’s Leader for Conserving Biodiversity for the future joins CNBC Africa to give analysis.