Tackling COVID-19 in Nigeria: Health Tech Rising to the Challenge

“What is the role of the private sector in economic growth in Nigeria, especially when it comes to economic recovery and transformation after the pandemic?

via COVID-19 Africa Watch

Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals Despite the Pandemic: Interview with Professor Allam Ahmed

Prof. Allam Ahmed, founding President of the World Association for Sustainable Development, speaks to COVID-19 Africa Watch about financing the SDGs, human capital, and access to electricity.

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Quels sont les impacts du COVID-19 sur la sécurité alimentaire en Afrique de l’ouest?

Dr. Mabouba Diagne, vice-président de la Banque de la CEDEAO pour l’investissement et le développment, échange avec le Milken Institute au sujet de la sécurité alimentaire.

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How is COVID-19 Affecting Food Security in West Africa? An Interview with Dr. Mabouba Diagne

Dr. Mabouba Diagne of the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development talks to COVID-19 Africa Watch about the lessons of COVID-19 for improving food security in the West Africa region.

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How the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted Nigeria’s domestic oil industry

“As the world continues to grapple with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the value chains across the oil and gas industry have not been left out, as Nigeria suffered a 60.5 per cent decline in crude oil exports in the second quarter.”

via CNBC Africa

COVID-19: A Conversation with Dr. K.Y. Amoako (VIDEO)

“Devex Editor-in-Chief Raj Kumar speaks with K.Y. Amaoko, Founder and President of the African Center for Economic Transformation about the lessons of the last several decades of African development and what lies ahead.”

via Devex

The Impact of COVID-19 on the African Economy (Video)

“The Whitaker Group CEO Rosa Whitaker joins Jill Malandrino on Nasdaq Trade Talks to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the African economy and how business and investment are helping to shape the continent’s rise on the global stage.”

via Nasdaq

Small-Scale Farming in the Face of COVID-19 in South Africa: An Interview with Mbali Nwoko

COVID-19 Africa Watch talks to Mbali Nwoko, CEO of Green Terrace, about how COVID-19 is impacting small-scale farming in South Africa.

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Interview with Omer Omarabi: Using FinTech in Sudan’s Economic Response to COVID-19

COVID-19 Africa Watch speaks to Omer Omarabi, the General Manager of Electronic Banking Services Sudan, about how financial technology has played a role in Sudan’s COVID-19 response initiatives.

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Interview with K.Y. Amoako on Africa’s Economic Recovery and Transformation

COVID-19 Africa Watch speaks to K.Y. Amoako, President of the African Center for Economic Transformation, about the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic across the continent.

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