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Kusi Ideas Festival: SouthBridge CEO Barbe on future of journalism in Africa

This week saw the inaugural Kusi Ideas Fest here in Kigali – Rwanda and CNBC Africa's Steven Muvunyi caught up with blogger, social media enthusiast and CEO of SouthBridge, Jeanine Munyeshuli Barbe on the significance of citizen journalism, it's relationship to traditional media and it's place in Africa's future.

Kusi Ideas Festival: Tackling ‘The Next 60 Years in Africa’

Yesterday saw the launch of the inaugural Kusi Ideas Festival here in Kigali, Rwanda. The event, hosted by Nation Media Group, aims to bring together leaders, innovators, scholars, entrepreneurs and policy makers to discuss and address some of Africa's challenges and come up with solutions. NMG's Group Head of Corporate & Regulatory Affairs, Clifford Machoka joins CNBC Africa for more.