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The two biggest economies in Africa are holding MPC meetings today and tomorrow respectively. We shift our focus to the West of Africa with Nigeria as they experienced a slight second quarter GDP growth which may impact the rate decision. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Benedict Craven, Principal Economist for Africa at EIU.
The Economic Intelligence Unit says businesses in some of sub-Saharan Africa’s largest economies have been forced to close or reduce production over access to hard currency or working capital to keep their import-dependent operations afloat. Benedict Craven, Country Risk Manager at Economic Intelligence Unit joins CNBC Africa for more.