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HC Updates: Voices From the World African Community

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African Economies: Booming or Busting?

Africa is said to presently have some of the world's fastest growing economies.  But who is benefitting? Are the lives of African people being greatly improved, or is it the big-bucks 1-percent-ers, their corporations and conspirators of corruption?

Dr. Mary Njeri Kinyanjui of the Institute of Development Studies, Nairobi University, joins us to throw illumination and understanding on the situation; to help us see whether there is ever-increasing prosperity on the horizons for African families or more-deeply entrenched poverty.