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The 77 Percent

The 77 Percent: Black tax a responsibility or a burden?

In South Africa, it's called “black tax”. In many African countries, it does not have a name but at the end of the month, many young professionals have to part with some of their pay to feed their parents or siblings. With the lack of functional social welfare, surviving means turning to the young generation. To debate, the topic is Mimi Mefo from Cameroon and Ahmed Salisu from Nigeria.

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Host: Jane Nyingi