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Economic growth and development in sub-Saharan Africa is being held back by a lack of access to electricity. US President Barack Obama has pledged a US$7 billion initiative to tackle this lack of power. But foreign investment and trade from China, India and Brazil - in return for raw materials and natural resources - will power the growth and success in the economi...
Africa’s economy could be transformed with its wealth of natural resources. But weak governments, terrorists and armed militia threaten the stability and development of much of the continent as the impact of North Africa’s Arab Spring reverberates across a wider region
THREE major risks face Africa’s stability and develop...
Teresa Nogueira Pinto