Citi expects the Central Bank of Nigeria to continue unconventional policy measures, such as the aggressive use of open market operations, and the cash reserve ratio to control liquidity.
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Despite high unemployment rates in most African countries, they are at varying stages of macro and political cycles, which inform investment opportunities.
Official data shows that Kenya needs to pay Sh441 billion in loan interest this year — an amount that will rise to Sh475.9 billion next year, before rising to a high of Sh483 billion by 2022. This will be paid through collected revenue.
By 2036, the working-age population of the continent will exceed each of India and China’s, according to research by the Institute for Securities Study and International Futures.
Ms Dos Santos, 46, is one of the world's richest women, with Forbes magazine estimating her fortune to be worth $2.2bn, making her the richest woman in Africa.
Economic and political polarization will intensify, as collaboration is needed more than ever to respond to severe threats to climate, public health, and technology systems