Tag: g20 debt relief

Kenya rejects G20 debt relief initiative due to restrictive terms

This past week Kenya has seen quite a few stories making headlines; the finance minister has announced that the country would not be accepting the G20 debt relief program; extreme flooding has displaced thousands and the number of COVID-19 cases in the country approaches 900. Journalist, Joseph Bonyo joins CNBC Africa for more.

COVID-19: What the G20 debt relief agreement means for Africa

The G20 recently agreed to suspend debt service payments for the world’s poorest countries to support them in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Economic Analyst, Ted Kaberuka joins CNBC Africa to discuss this measure that will be effective on May 1.