Unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential

PUBLISHED: Thu, 26 Oct 2017 05:24:36 GMT

When will investors see Africa’s rich red soil as pay dirt? The rest of the world is pouring concrete over its green and arable land. Surely food will run short opening up a lucrative export business for the farmers of Africa. This is one of the questions CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop put to Agribusiness sector Manager for the Risk guarantee arm of the World Bank MIGA Nabil Fawaz at the annual meetings in Washington.