Osinbajo speaks on Nigerian economy at London summit

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will be delivering the keynote address at this year’s Africa Summit, themed “What Makes Africa Work” taking place in London, United Kingdom on Sunday and Monday.

According to a statement on Saturday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande, the Africa Summit hosted by the Financial Times of London is a global forum reputed as one of the leading conferences in the world on African business and economic matters.

Akande said at the summit which attracts global leaders, economic experts, investors and intellectuals from Africa and around the world, Osinbajo would discuss the increasing economic prospects in Africa and detail the progress of the present administration, especially through the Federal Government’s medium-term Economic Recovery and Growth Plan to the global audience.

He said, the summit which would also include presentations from other leaders and speakers would feature first-hand experiences and interactions from government and business leaders in the continent, while providing credible opportunities and encouraging foreign investments.

“So far, the yearly event has become a platform for the dissemination of a more accurate and beneficial narrative of the improving economic environment in Africa.”

Osinbajo who was scheduled to leave the country for London on Saturday is expected back on Monday.


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