World Bank’s Albert Zeufack speaks on African governments’ policy responses to COVID-19

PUBLISHED: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 12:36:26 GMT

The COVID-19 pandemic hit the African continent at a time when many African countries were on track with economic expansion. A boost in intra-African trade was promised by the entry of the African Continental Free Trade Area in May 2019. Much of that growth potential was put on hold. Joining CNBC Africa to unpack policy responses by African governments we are joined by Albert Zeufack, Chief Economist for the Africa Region at the World Bank….

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