The president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwunmi Adesina, has said that Africa can no longer be ignored because it has a huge market and investment opportunities to offer.
Mr Adesina said this on Thursday at the launch of the African Economic Outlook 2020, in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.
The AfDB president said the continent “is where the focus of the world is right now as growth and investment frontier.
“Just last week, I was in London for the UK-Africa Summit. There has been China-Africa Summit, Japan-Africa Summit, India-Africa Summit, Korea-Africa Summit, Russia-Africa Summit, US-Africa Summit and several others,” he said.
“What do all these countries see? They see opportunities that Africa offers.”
According to him, the Africa Continental Free Trade Area…