Full remarks by Africa Development Bank’s Akinwumi Adesina at UK-Africa Investment Summit

It’s a pleasure to join you at this special side event organized as part of the UK-Africa Investment Summit. Let me congratulate the organizers, the Department for International Development (DFID) and Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for Africa for hosting us today. The DFID is a key strategic partner of the African Development Bank. Since joining…

Nigerian, UK investors sign N153.4bn commercial deals

United Kingdom investors have signed commercial deals worth £324m (over N153.4bn) with Nigerian investors. The deals were sealed during the inaugural UK-Africa Investment summit which was attended by 21 African countries, African leaders, UK and African businesses, international institutions and young entrepreneurs in London. At the summit, the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, expressed commitment…