Nigeria’s Agriculture Minister, Akinwunmi Adesina
All the eight candidates contesting the presidency of the African Development bank (AfDB), rounded off their campaign at the weekend and await declaration of the winner later this week.
NAN reports that the declaration of a new president will be made on May 28, during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the bank in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
The week-long annual forum of continental financial institution, where 54 member states and 26 non-member states, which include the UK and US, begins Monday in Abidjan.
Nigeria’s candidate and Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, on Monday expressed optimism …Read More
Source:: PM Newspaper