About a quarter of countries in the region grew at 7 percent or better, and several African countries are among the fastest growing in the world. Medium-term growth prospects remain strong and should be supported by a pick-up in the global economy, high commodity prices, and investment in the productive capacity of the region’s economies.
26 April 2013
One in Four African Countries May Double GDP This Decade
For a change here is some good economic news. From the World Bank's latest Africa's Pulse: