Africa: World Bank Impressed With African Govts

Freetown — The World Bank president has voiced his satisfaction at the actions taken by African governments to deal with the global economic crisis.

Ending an eight-day, three-nation trip to Africa, which took him to Sierra Leone, Cote d’Ivoire and Ethiopia, Robert Bruce Zoellick said: “I leave African impressed by the actions many governments have taken to cope with the global economic crisis but aware that governments and their partners, like the World Bank Group and others, must work harder to expand opportunities and improve prospects for economic growth”. Continue reading