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Davos 2016 – Africa’s Next Challenge

Colleen Larsen - 6 years ago

Published on Jan 23, 2016

Africa is home to nine of the world’s 15 fastest-growing economies; yet, over the past 10 years, productivity has fallen. How will the Fourth Industrial Revolution impact Africa? This session was developed in partnership with CNBC Africa. Speakers: · Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina, President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Abidjan. · Hailemariam Dessalegn, Prime Minister of Ethiopia. · Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda. · Yemi Osinbajo, Vice-President of Nigeria. · Hans Vestberg, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ericsson, Sweden. Moderated by Bronwyn Nielsen, Editor-in-Chief and Executive Director, CNBC Africa, South Africa.