One in every five Africans is between the ages of 15 and 24 years old. That is a quarter of a billion young people who are coming of age. Much ... has been made of the lack of jobs on the continent, and nearly two-thirds of Africa's unemployed are young people. Even in South Africa, one of the most sophisticated economies, 55% of youth do not have a job.
15-year company veteran, Farid Fezoua, says General Electric (GE) is in Africa for the long haul, focusing on healthare, aviation and power across ... the continent and in its core markets in Nigeria and South Africa. He assumed the role of President and CEO of GE Africa on 1 October 2018, a role he's combining with his position as President and CEO of GE Healthcare Africa.