Investing in and building out much needed infrastructure is one of the key challenges facing Africa. The task is vast and complex, but without making significant headway in meeting this challenge, Africa’s promising economic renaissance could be imperiled. Africa is enjoying the benefits of a decade long boom in commodity prices which has propelled economic growth. It is hard to imagine that this growth can be sustainable, or that its benefits can be broadly shared without investment in roads, rails, ports and maybe most importantly power. Read more.