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'A million people are waiting for housing in Addis Ababa'

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.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Kasumba, who is in Addis Ababa, the country’s booming capital city.

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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

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