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Tuesday, 12 February 2019

COMESA, AU officials talk increasing investments in Africa, conserving resources

Still more Africa love with joint interviews from Addis Ababa: Masaa DMC, Hona Al Asema, ONTV, and Al Hayah Al Youm once again pooled their resources and aired joint interviews from Addis Ababa last night.

Growing intra-African trade is contingent on improving infrastructure and addressing energy shortages, COMESA Business Council Chairman Amany Asfour said (watch, runtime: 05:22). Asfour also discussed how fintech can be used to increase investment in Africa (watch, runtime: 08:01). Meanwhile, African Union legal advisor Namira Negm touched on measures to conserve Africa’s natural resources (watch, runtime: 02:32).

Amr Adib bucked the African Union trend and instead spent much of his night attacking Alaa Mubarak (watch, runtime: 06:23)

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