Capital Connection: Africa urbanization challenges & opportunities, Gupta assets ANN7 auctioned

PUBLISHED: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 09:19:12 GMT

Within the next 15 years, annual consumer spending in African cities is expected to triple to 2.2 trillion US dollars. And in just over a decade sub-Saharan Africa is expected to host five mega-cities with populations of 10 million people or more. In this episode of Capital connection we investigate urbanisation in sub-Saharan Africa, the challenges and necessary steps needed in order to create a future where cities blossom to become centres of education, innovation, commerce, arts & culture and self-development; joined by Munachi Okoye founder & CEO, Mcore from Nigeria and Istell Orton Senior Urban planner and Gareth Haysom, Researcher, UCT African centre for cities from South Africa. And then Capital Connection looks into the auctioning of the Gupta television network ANN7 assets.…

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