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US, Partners to Invest $33 Billion in Africa's Energy, Infrastructure, Banksi
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August 06, 2014 4:18 AM
At Tuesday’s Africa Business Forum in Washington, President Barack Obama announced that the United States and partners will commit nearly $33 billion in new financing to promote U.S. investment in Africa. The money will be spent to develop clean energy, improve infrastructure and help financial institutions and other sectors. Mariama Diallo reports.

US, Partners to Invest $33 Billion in Africa's Energy, Infrastructure, Banks

Published August 06, 2014

At Tuesday’s Africa Business Forum in Washington, President Barack Obama announced that the United States and partners will commit nearly $33 billion in new financing to promote U.S. investment in Africa. The money will be spent to develop clean energy, improve infrastructure and help financial institutions and other sectors. Mariama Diallo reports.


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by: benson sakala from: lusaka
August 06, 2014 5:59 PM
yes we need african countries to be boosted by creating jobs helping young people to do business like my self am young and am a business man all i need is the boost so that i become a greater business man


by: HORRO from: ETHIOPIA
August 06, 2014 6:30 AM
Mrs Obama, please tell Mr Obama not to dance with criminal African leaders like Hailemariam desaleng!! No single Ethiopian elected him. He raped voices of Ethiopian people. He also straightforwardly spoke to kick off America and welcome China!!!!!!!! children and youths are jailed in thousands by his own order to his dogs--killed in thousands!!!!!!