Positive Prospects for Sub-Saharan Economies

[New Era]Windhoek -The economies of sub-Saharan African countries are poised for good economic performance, with the International Monetary Fund projecting a growth of 6.1 percent this year as well 5.8 percent next year. The new projections are a percentage increase from the earlier projection of 6 percent for this year and 5.7 percent for next year. The positive outlook is not without risks, especially in the emerging markets where growth is expected to be limited because of tighter financial market conditions and other str