Tag: Wandile Sihlobo

COVID-19: How the pandemic has impacted food security in Southern Africa

The SADC Regional Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis Programme has released the Synthesis Report on the State of Food and Nutrition Security and Vulnerability in Southern Africa. Joining CNBC Africa to look at the state of food nutrition, security and vulnerability in the region is Domingos Gove, Director of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources for the Southern African Development Community (SADC), and Wandile Sihlobo, Chief Economist at the Agricultural Business Chamber South Africa.

Exploring the economic potential of legal dagga in SA

Is it time for South Africa to create dope jobs? That the big question asked by many as South Africa hosts its first Cannibis Expo. The same sentiments are shared in an article penned by Wandile Sihlobo, Head of Economic & Agribusiness Intelligence who explored how the country can economically benefit from the recently legalised private use of dagga. He joins CNBC Africa for more.