Famed Africa correspondent Lee Kasumba is traversing Ethiopia to gain insights into its booming economy and business environment.
Click or tap here to follow her journey.
Did you know?
Ethiopia is Africa’s fastest growing economy.
- About 35% of Ethiopia’s GDP comes from the coffee industry (employer of 20 million!).
Kasumba spoke about:
The demographics of Addis Ababa.
The impact of housing on the population figures.
- Challenges such as security.
Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).
The city of Addis is a heaving metropolis…— Lee Kasumba
People estimate there are between five and eight million people living in Addis.— Lee Kasumba
In terms of housing; there’s a waiting list of a million people!— Lee Kasumba
Enjoy The Money Show, but miss it sometimes?
Get the best bits emailed to you daily, right after it ends:
This article first appeared on 702 : 'A million people are waiting for housing in Addis Ababa'