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How COVID-19 reshaping government funding in the EdTech sector

At a time like this when governments around the world are prioritising the health sector, schools struggle with capital technical resources. CNBC Africa spoke with Anu Shah, CEO of EFI Hub to talk more on remote learning, EdTech and the COVID-19 pandemic.

The impact of COVID-19 on African venture investments

Statistics indicate that African venture investments registered a record $1.340 billion in investments through more than 400 deals in equity and debt financing in 2019. Experts had predicted a robust venture capital market this year but the COVID-19 pandemic is shattering hopes. CNBC Africa is joined by EFI Hub CEO, Anu Shah.

How COVID-19 is impacting SMEs in Africa

Small and Medium Enterprises are important drivers of Africa’s economic growth, accounting for up to 90 per cent of all businesses in these markets. Now with almost everything put to a halt due to COVID-19 outbreak, this sector is expected to be hit hard. EFI Hub CEO, Anu Shah joins CNBC Africa to discuss measures to minimize the loss.

Anu Shah of EFI Hub on how new entrepreneurship initiative can help spur gender parity in Africa

In efforts to improve gender parity on the continent, a new initiative focused on entrepreneurship has been shortlisted for roll out. If all goes as expected, the initiative is set to impact the lives of 3 million women in Africa and Asia. Anu Shah, CEO of EFI Hub joins CNBC Africa for more.

How the Internet of Things will transform Africa

As the race towards the 4th Industrial Revolution intensifies, Africa is looking to Internet of Things to accelerate industrialization in different spectrum. Joining CNBC Africa for more on how IoT stand to transform Africa is Anu Shah, Founder and CEO EFI Hub.