Interview with Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina, President African Development Bank
The African Development Bank has proposed developing the continent's 400 million hectares of cultivatable savanna lands, but guest writers Sam Dindi and Esther Ngumbi explain the potential environmental impact.
Extra trains and buses, giant welcome posters everywhere: Web Summit fever has broken out in Lisbon. "Davos for geeks," as business news agency Bloomberg calls it, or "Glastonbury for geeks," according to The Guardian.
The African Development Bank has announced that it will seek to bail out Nigeria with a $4.1 billion loan (3.6 billion euros) over the next two years and $10 billion by 2019.
The report shows a steady improvement for quality of life on the continent, but experts say countries need to pay more attention to the potential of entrepreneurs in order to reap the economic benefits.
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