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Moody’s has given a negative outlook for sovereigns in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2019. The ratings agency says its outlook is anchored on the persistent credit challenges on on-going fiscal and external vulnerabilities in these economies. Daniela Re Franschini, Assistant Vice President in Sovereign Group at Moody’s joins CNBC Africa to discuss the details.
African economies have embarked on agriculture transformation strategies to significantly increase farm productivity and promote value addition to food. Joining CNBC Africa to touch base with agricultural development on the continent is former Minister of Agriculture for Rwanda and current President of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa Dr Agnes Kalibata.
East Africa brand-owners take stake in protecting their brands
WEF ranks Nigeria 114th in Global Human Capital index