Whisperings June 2019

MINI-GRIDS are an increasingly important trend across the continent. According to a recent report by a company called Infinergia, there are currently 2 000 mini-grids in Africa, with the number expected to reach 16 000 by 2023, (US$20 billion opportunity in Nigeria alone).

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Whisperings May 2019

The presentation of a draft bill to privatise the state-owned telecommunications company, Ethio Telecom, to the Ethiopian House of Peoples' Representatives on 13 March 2049 signals a major shift by Ethiopia away from the market restrictions of the past.

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Whisperings January 2019

There is increasing debate over the growing PUBLIC OR SOVEREIGN DEBT of a number of African countries. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) stipulates that the public debt to GDP ratio should not exceed 40%.

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