Singapore – CNBC announced on July 29 the start of a new series Access: Africa. The new half-hour programme will spotlight the people shaping the region’s economy and speak with the power makers within African business and politics.

Access: Africa

Each month Access: Africa will sit down with heads of state, top CEOs, business leaders, entrepreneurs and philanthropists, to discuss the key business trends and investment opportunities. The series will get to the heart of Africa’s growth story, taking a close look at a number of key sectors including aviation, mining, resources, finance and manufacturing.