The key drivers to Africa’s economic growth

PUBLISHED: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 14:26:40 GMT


In the past, African economic growth has been mainly driven by public infrastructure investment and the expansion of services to a largely underserviced population. However, FinTech is increasingly receiving attention from both private and public sector, facilitating innovation in other sectors of the economy and allowing African nations to leapfrog more traditional infrastructure. Joining CNBC Africa for a look into Africa’s growth is NKC African Economics Chief Economist Cobus De Hart.

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