AFRICA is rich with natural wealth, which includes arable land, minerals and hydro-power potential. This has been the bedrock of the continent’s economy and continues to represent a significant development opportunity for its people.
Statistics show that natural resources account for nearly 80% of total exports and around 42% of government revenues. While in the extractives sector for example, it has been estimated that the region accounts for around 30% of all global mineral reserves.
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