Closing Africa's energy gap could boost economic growth by 30 per cent by 2040. What business and policy innovations hold the greatest potential for accelerating energy provision? For a discussion CNBC Africa's Bronwyn Nielsen is joined by panellist Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina ,President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Abidjan; Aliko Dangote, President and Chief Executive, Dangote Industries, Nigeria; Rachel Kyte, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Chief Executive Officer, United Nations - Sustainable Energy for All, Vienna and Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President, South Africa.
The government has been in loan talks with the World Bank for a year.
On-air, online and across social media platforms, CNBC Africa will speak to the most influential CEOs and policy makers aross the globe.
Next decade critical for companies to open 60 key market “hot spots,” tackle social, environmental challenges, and re-build trust.
The gap between rich and poor is far greater than had been feared.
I want to keep the focus on Inequality– which remains the most fundamental barrier to making any kind of lasting positive change.