The United States (US) government is to invest $1billion in education and youth programming in Africa within the next two years, the US Vice President Kamala Harris,  has announced.

The funds, she said, would allow the country to further its partnership with African academic institutions and the private sector on education and research in science, technology, engineering, and math. 

Addressing the Africa and Diaspora Youth Forum at the ongoing US Africa Leaders Summit in Washington DC on Tuesday, she said the investment would also expand the US signature programme for African youth, the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). Read more on…businessghana