World Economic Forum: Mastercard, Accion partner to enhance entrepreneurship across Africa

Following from last week’s WEF Africa discussions, CNBC Africa’s Nozipho Mbanjwa spoke with Shamina Singh, Executive Vice President, Sustainability & Founder and President, Center for Inclusive Growth and Michael Schlein, President and CEO of Accion about the recent partnership between MasterCard and Accion.

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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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