sub-Saharan Africa

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sub-Saharan Africa

(sŭb″să-har′ăn)
The large region of Africa that lies S of the Sahara desert. Common infections in this region include malaria, meningitis, tuberculosis, HIV, and HIV/AIDS.
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the biggest USbank, named Marc Hussey and Brian Smith to lead its operations in Sub Saharan Africa in September last year.
Citigroup's investment banking operations in Sub Saharan Africa are headed by Miguel Azevedo.
Aziz Rahman has been named as head of the bank's corporate finance business for Sub Saharan Africa.
Today's economic environment in Sub Saharan Africa is similar to the boom that preceded the bust in the debt crises in Africa and Asia in the 90s when western governments and banks wrote off billions of pounds of debt.
2013 and 2014 saw a surge in lending through sovereign bonds in Sub Saharan Africa.
Materials was the most targeted industry in Sub Saharan Africa with $6.