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AKINWUNMI ADESINA RE-ELECTED AS AFDB PRESIDENT

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Akinwunmi Adesina has been re-elected as the President of the Africa Development Bank.

According to the report, Adesina was re-elected by the Board of Governors of the Bank at the ongoing AfDB’s virtual annual meeting in Abidjan today.

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie confirmed the development while congratulating Adesina on her Twitter page.

Recall that the President of the Brazilian Africa Institute, Joao Monte said the re-election of Adesina as President of the African Development Bank would strengthen ties between Africa and Brazil.

The report has it that an Independent Review Panel has also exonerated Akinwumi Adesina, of any ethical wrongdoings.