Tag: inclusive growth

Is Africa doing enough to achieve inclusive growth?

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says despite Africa's solid growth performance, only about a third of countries achieved inclusive growth. This was in their Africa Economic Outlook. Bismarck Rewane, CEO of Financial Derivatives joins CNBC Africa to discuss stories impacting Nigeria.

Missed the World Economic Forum (WEF) Africa 2019? Here are all the highlights

It was a World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa like no another as thousands of delegates from around the world descended on Cape Town, South Africa from the 4th-6th September.

Clyde Lewis on plans to create sustainability of healthcare and inclusive growth across Africa

To explore how Africa can get better outcomes in healthcare, General Electric's Commercial Leader for Africa, Clyde Lewis joins CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor for more.

World Economic Forum: NESG’s Laoye Jaiyeola on achieving inclusive growth in Nigeria

Nigeria's second-quarter GDP slowed to 1.94 per cent, according to recent figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). To discuss measures to drive inclusive growth in Nigeria, Laoye Jaiyeola, CEO of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) joins CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor for more.

Albert Muchanga on how mutual tolerance is key in trade, xenophobia & Africa’s shared future

As the World Economic Forum on Africa focuses on shaping inclusive growth and shared futures in the Fourth Industrial Revolution – to explore ways the continent can mitigate headwinds like xenophobia to advance trade in its shared future, Commissioner for Trade and Industry at the African Union Commission (AUC), Albert Muchanga joins CNBC Africa's Chris Bishop and Kenneth Igbomor for more.

Shaping inclusive growth and shared futures in 4IR: WEF Africa holds media briefing ahead of WEF 2019

The World Economic Forum (WEF) held a pre-meeting press conference with South Africa's Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni. CNBC Africa’s Head of Programming Chris Bishop unpacks events that unfolded.

Germany reaffirms commitment to Africa’s growth

Wolfgang Schmidt, Federal State Secretary, Germany Ministry of Finance spoke to CNBC Africa about finding investment opportunities on the African continent on the sidelines of the Africa Investment Forum.

SA finmin Mboweni on infrastructure investment, achieving inclusive growth in Africa

South Africa’s minister of finance Tito Mboweni spoke to CNBC Africa about the importance of the Africa Investment Forum as driver for channelling infrastructure investment on the continent as well as the need to change the funding models to encourage inclusive growth.