Building Africa’s Prosperity EP5: What the DTI is doing to bridge Africa’s infrastructure gap

South Africa, as the current chair of the African Union, has been leading the charge for financial support in the economic crisis brought on by COVID-19. Looking beyond the pandemic, and towards economic recovery, increased trade is essential. Even before COVID-19 changed the gameplan, Africa’s infrastructure gap was a matter of concern. CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop speaks to Lerato Mataboge, Deputy Director-General of the South African Department of Trade and Industry about what the DTI is doing about filling the infrastructure gap and encouraging trade….

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