Tag: Dr. Akinwumi Adesina

African development bank calls for greater access to finance for African women

Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President, African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for greater access to finance for African women. A statement by the bank said that Akinwumi made the call when he addressed the inaugural session of the Global Gender Summit. AfDB and the government of Rwanda are hosting the Global[Read More…]

“Stop Feigning Ignorance On Jonathan’s Agricultural Program” – Akinwunmi Adesina Slams Oshiomhole

The immediate past Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has slammed Edo State Governor, Adams Oshimhole, for describing the Agricultural Programme of former president Goodluck Jonathan as a scam. Adesina, who assumes office as the President of the African Development Bank next month, said it was unbecoming[Read More…]