Simon Ateba is Chief White House Correspondent for Today News Africa. Simon covers President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, the U.S. government, the United Nations, the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and other financial and international institutions in Washington D.C. and New York City.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected on Thursday that after an unprecedented contraction in 2020, the economy in sub-Saharan Africa will grow by a modest 3.7 percent in 2021 and 3.8 percent in 2022, asserting that the “momentum has slowed in the second quarter—especially in those countries most impacted by the recent wave of the pandemic.”
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