What to expect from SSA economies in H2 2020

Due to the dependence of African countries on commodity exports, portfolio inflows, remittances and Official Development Assistance, a depletion of their reserves would necessitate further currency depreciations while currencies linked to key commodity exports may witness a slight reprieve as trade recovers in the second half of the year. That’s according to a report by Vetiva Capital. Mosope Arubayi, Economist at Vetiva joins CNBC Africa for more.

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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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