President of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio says there is a new awakening in Africa as governments on the continent must further open up markets for intra-African trade. In this exclusive chat with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole, President Bio extensively addresses the AFCFTA, his free education plan that has been followed with criticism about his country’s funding capabilities, as well as Sierra Leone’s Ebola war.

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