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Adeleke Adeleye's Nigerian printing company is booming. But as the African continent gets ready to implement a landmark 54-nation free trade agreement, he and many other businessmen in powerhouse Nigeria are afraid of being undercut by cheap labor elsewhere.
Prosper Africa is an initiative out to boost trade and investment between the United States and African countries. Florie Liser speaks on the initiative that reflects the U.S. government’s belief that open and transparent economies should determine the future of African countries.
In Africa, the huge "dry hair" market of weaves, extensions, and wigs crafted from everything from synthetic fibre to human or yak hair is worth billions of dollars. Tanzania's government has announced a 25% tax "dry hair" imports which have women and industry stakeholders up in arms.
The CEO of Renaissance Capital, Temi Popoola says technology presents Africa with a unique opportunity to leapfrog the challenges of the past. He also described the theme of this year’s AfreximBank Annual Meetings as timely. He discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole.
The relative cost of moving good in East Africa is one of the highest in the world, leading to up to 75 per cent of a product cost going to logistics compared to 6 per cent in the United States. Jean-Claude Homawoo, Co-Founder, Chief Product Officer of Lori Systems Kenya joins CNBC Africa for more.