Africa: Coronavirus Could Drive Up to 40 Million Into Extreme Poverty in 2020

[World Bank] Washington — Driven by the economic fallout of the COVID-19 global pandemic, growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is predicted to fall to -3.3 percent in 2020, pushing the region into its first recession in 25 years, according to the latest regional economic analysis Africa's Pulse: Charting the Road to Recovery.Read the Original Article