The Heat: Africa look ahead 2018

The Heat

Africa Look Ahead

According to the United Nations, Africa is the fastest growing continent, in terms of population, and has some of the fastest growing economies in the world.

It also has its share of political turmoil, exemplified by Robert Mugabe’s departure as the President of Zimbabwe after 37 years in office.

Here is a big picture of what is happening in Africa.


To discuss:

  • Imani Cheers, an assistant professor of Media and Public Affairs, at George Washington University
  • Nhlanhla Sehume, a journalist and news anchor
  • Beatrice Marshall, CGTN news anchor
  • Hannah Ryder, CEO of Development Reimagined, a consulting firm focusing on reducing poverty, particularly in Africa

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