Tag: public-private partnership

Finding affordable kidney care in Nigeria

Access Bank’s Head of Sustainability, Omobolanle Victor-Olaniyan says there's need to find more affordable models that work for kidney treatment in Nigeria. She joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole to discuss how public-private-partnership is the way to go to achieve better outcomes.

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.

ECA’s Vera Songwe on role of private sector in financing Africa’s health care

What impact will public private partnership bring into the Africa health care system? Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary Economic Commission for Africa of United Nations spoke on the side-lines of UN General Assembly where a high-level dialogue discusses pathways to improving Africa's health and prosperity.