Africa’s hotel industry poised for growth

According to a survey by W Hospitality, a total of 75,155 branded rooms in 401 hotels are in development across Africa – a net increase of almost 11,000 rooms in the pipeline, 17 per cent up on 2018. For more on the deals and the no deals in the hotel space, CNBC Africa is joined by Trevor Ward, Managing Director, W Hospitality Group.

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Star Quality Speaker Line-Up at Africa Tech Festival 2020

Acknowledged as the world’s largest Africa-focused digital infrastructure and emerging tech event, the Africa Tech Festival has always attracted a stellar line-up of critical thinkers, analysts, futurists, keynote and inspirational speakers. 2020 will more than deliver on that reputation, with a stimulating array of visionary industry presenters, raconteurs and even some sporting greats.

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