Nigeria’s power sector in need of recapitalisation amid disinvestment threat

Amidst talks of a further divestment in Nigeria’s power sector, International Finance Corporation’s Nigeria Country Manager, Eme Essien Lore says the country needs a plan of action on how Discos can over time become financially sustainable. To discuss divestment, stranded power, and a failed social contract within Nigeria’s power sector, Eme Essien Lore joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.

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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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