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A call to strengthen regional integration in Central Africa through trade

For regional integration to be successful in the Central African region there must be strong political commitment. This is according to Ousmane Dore the Director General of the Central Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery of the African Development Bank. He joined CNBC Africa to discuss the opportunities for regional integration in central Africa.

Egypt Central Banker Tarek Amer on working towards a unified African central bank

The African Development Bank is very active in Egypt as the Bank is funding a lot of projects in the country. This is according to Tarek Amer, Governor of the Central Bank of Egypt who discussed this and more with CNBC Africa's Esther Awoniyi.

Emmanuel Nnadozie: Africa needs to strengthen its public institutions

Capacity challenges are what has hindered the development Agenda in Africa. This is according to Emmanuel Nnadozie, Executive Secretary, African Capacity Building Foundation who discussed this and more with CNBC Africa's Godfrey Mutizwa.

AfDB’s North Africa investment outlook

The African Development Bank has funded many drastic reforms in Egypt which have yielded good results and put the country back on track. This is according to Yacine Fal, DDG, North Regional Development of the African Development Bank who discussed this and more with CNBC Africa's Godfrey Mutizwa.

AfDB’s Jennifer Blanke on the Feed Africa Strategy

In a bid to create a competitive and inclusive agribusiness sector on the continent, the African Development Bank launched the feed Africa strategy in 2016. CNBC Africa's Esther Awoniyi caught up with Jennifer Blanke, AFDB's Vice President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development to discuss the Feed Africa Strategy.

Addressing regional connectivity challenges in Africa

Infrastructure and industrial development are essential to regional integration in Africa. CNBC Africa's Esther Awoniyi caught up with Pierre Guislain, VP, Private Sector, Infrastructure, and industrialisation at the AfDB.

AfDB: Job creation remains the single biggest priority for Southern Africa

Southern African countries have to get the macroeconomic fundamentals right in order for integration to happen in the region. This is according to Kapil Kapoor, the DG, Regional Development, AfDB who discussed this and more with CNBC Africa's Godfrey Muizwa.

Shelter Afrique’s Andrew Chimphondah on affordable housing solutions

The theme of the African Development Bank's 54th Annual Meetings, Regional integration for Africa's prosperity is long overdue. This is according to Andrew Chimphondah, CEO/MD Shelter Afrique Center who discussed this and more with CNBC Africa's Esther Awoniyi.
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