Tag: edwin ikhuoria

African artists collaborate to raise COVID-19 awareness on Mandela Day

Tomorrow is Mandela Day and on the occasion ONE Campaign Africa has decided to launch their new song which brings musical artists from across the continent together in an effort to raise awareness about the impact of Covid-19 on the continent. ONE Africa Executive Director, Edwin Ikhuoria joins CNBC Africa for more.

COVID-19: What is Africa’s rescue plan?

The African Centre for Disease Control will hold its fifth press briefing for an update on the coronavirus situation in Africa and also speak on moves to curtail the spread of the pandemic. Edwin Ikhuoria, Executive Director of One Africa joins CNBC Africa to explore possible rescue plan for Africa amid this pandemic.

AU Summit 2020: “This is the year of dealing with root causes of conflicts in Africa” – One Africa’s Edwin Ikhuoria

The Interim Director of One Africa, Edwin Ikhuoria, says to silence the guns of conflict in Africa, the continent’s leaders must first deal with the root cause which is unemployment. Ikhuoria argues that if youths are employed, they will not be available to be radicalised. He discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Godfrey Mutizwa on the side-lines of the concluded 33rd African Union Summit.

One Africa’s Edwin Ikhuoria on why focus on children remains paramount to ending poverty in Africa

As the world marks the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, Edwin Ikhuoria, Acting Director for One Africa joins CNBC Africa to explore ways to end poverty in Africa.