South Sudan has seen a plethora of business stories developing, one of the main ones being the roll out of the newly launched mobile money platform, mGurush. To discuss this and other market news coming out of Juba, Africa Business Connect Business Analyst, Akol Dok joins CNBC Africa for more.
This week South Sudan celebrated their 8th Independence Day, as the youngest country in the world, you can imagine there's a long agenda of priorities to get through and financing them remains a challenge. With a sometimes tumultuous past, the country can be perceived as insecure or unpeaceful and Wek Bol and his team at Africa Business Connect (ABC) believe that to be one of the main obstacles for the country in securing the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) that they need going forward. He joins CNBC Africa for more.