South Africa’s economy has gone through a state of turmoil. And this has been worsened by the COVID-19 pandemic. With softer lock-down restrictions, almost all economic activity is now open. As we rebuild the nation, Shell is calling for business to work even more closely with the public sector. This is in a bid to grow an inclusive economy, through transformation. Hloniphizwe Mtolo, Chairman of Shell South Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.
Africa Investment Forum: Africa50 CEO Ebobissé on PPPs achieving transformational progress in Africa
As the second Africa Investment Forum neared the end of the first day, CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor spoke to Africa50 CEO Alain Ebobissé about the progress made since last year’s inaugural event. Among other issues, they also discussed a specific transformational intergovernmental agreement that was signed between the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Congo Brazzaville today. Africa50 provided the legal framework for a bridge project that will link the two capital cities to be developed under a Public-Private Partnership framework.