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#AIF2018: Makhura says Gauteng is ready to move Africa from a legacy of aid to a future of investment

JOHANNESBURG, November 7 – Gauteng Premier David Makhura has encouraged businesses to invest in the growth of the African economy, saying that his province was ready to contribute to its realisation. Speaking at the opening day of the Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, Makhura said that Gauteng contributed 35 percent to South Africa’s GDP and […]

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Africa Investment Forum set to play key role in raising fund for African development – AFDB

JOHANNESBURG, November – The upcoming Africa Investment Forum is set to play a critical role in raising billions of dollars required to finance Africa’s infrastructure and development needs, forum’s organizers said on Monday. Victor Oladokun, director of communications for the African Development Bank (AFDB), told Xinhua, “Each year, Africa has a deficit in investment funding […]