Rwanda’s economy grows by 6.7% in second-quarter

PUBLISHED: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:00:35 GMT

Rwanda’s economy grew by 6.7 per cent in the second quarter of 2018 with Gross Domestic Product at current market prices estimated at $2,268 billion, up from $2,119 billion in the second quarter of 2017. According to the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda the positive growth was a result of growth in all the three key sectors of the economy. Joining CNBC Africa for a thorough breakdown is Ivan Murenzi, Deputy Director General of the Statistics office.