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financeAfrican countries get little return from their investment in higher education, since too many graduates leave or fail to return home at the end of their studies. "In light of a dwindling professional sector, African institutions are increasingly dependent on foreign expertise. To fill the human resource and skills gap, Africa employs up to 150,000 expatriate professionals at a cost of US$4 billion a year." International Development research Centre only have 5 or fewer, e.g. in Malawi there is only 2.2 doctors to every 100,000 people". BBC