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Investment in agriculture will drive African growth

Investment in agriculture will drive African growth Despite macroeconomic constraints agriculture remains central to African economies. Higher fertiliser prices and US dollar liquidity constraints have reduced the yield and margin of produce across the continent. Since agriculture contributes a disproportionately large portion of African GDP, shifts in the continent’s agricultural fortunes impact almost every other …

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African solutions needed to counter rising fuel prices

African solutions needed to counter rising fuel prices Increasing fuel prices will continue hurting African economies. One possible solution would be an agreement between African states producing oil (for refined products) and selling it for a far lower rate to African countries in the spirit of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).   According …

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