Friday, February 27, 2015: Top 10 Business & Finance Must Reads
1. E-commerce Is Changing the Way African Consumers Think and Act
2. McKinsey Global Institute Interview: Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
McKinsey Global Institute recently sat down with Nigeria’s finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. In her interview, Okonjo-Iweala explains technology, agriculture, and infrastructure needs will hurt the continent's ability to produce sustainable global growth.
3. Ghana Secures $1bn IMF Loan in Bid to Revive Economy
Learn more about the IMF's recent deal with Ghana to finance a loan. The country's economy troubled economy had been "expanding at about 8% annually on the back of gold, cocoa and oil exports," but the "growth fell to 4.2 percent in 2014 as commodity prices fell and the currency depreciated."