15 Things You Need To Know About The New AfDB President

Written by Dana Sanchez
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Akinwumi Adesina
Photo: ngrguardiannews.com

This is Nigeria’s third try for the AfDB presidency

Adesina was Nigeria’s third attempt for the AfDB presidency. His experience made him a formidable candidate, Devex reported. In the AfDB bank presidential election, Nigeria was betting on the bank looking to agriculture to unlock jobs and transform the continent’s rural economies.