Africa can no longer manage poverty, we must eliminate it – Adesina

Screen-Shot-2015-09-01-at-2.56.02-PM-300x227 The newly appointed President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, says Africa can no longer be content with simply managing poverty.

“For our future and the future of our children, we must eliminate it,” he said today September 1, 2015 in his inaugural speech at his investiture as President of the AfDB in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.