15 Things You Need To Know About The New AfDB President

Written by Dana Sanchez
Akinwunmi Adesina Photo: ogala.wordpress.com
Photo: ogala.wordpress.com

New AfDB president was elected May 28, 2015

The African Development Bank elected Adesina as its new president at its annual general meeting May 28 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. It was one of the most important decisions for the institution and the continent, according to the bank’s website. The meeting marks the bank’s 50th anniversary.