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Farmer plows in Saulawa, Nigeria: rebound in farm output should help underpin faster sub-Saharan African growth (photo: Joe Brock/Reuters/Newscom)

Africa Set for Faster Growth amid Changes in Global Trends

April 24, 2014

Growth in sub-Saharan Africa is set to accelerate in 2014, reflecting better prospects in most oil exporters and in some low-income countries and fragile states. The IMF’s new regional outlook projects 2014 GDP growth at 5½ percent, up from about 5 percent in 2013.click for more

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