Official Opening Ceremony

Room: Congress Hall

Master of Ceremony: Wole Famurewa, Journalist, CNBC Africa

Opening Remarks

Official Opening:

H.E. Professeur Yemi Osinbajo, Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

Rapporteur: Amarakoon Bandara, UNDP, Deniz Kellecioglu, ECA, Emmanuel Chinyama, ECA

AEC 2016: Opening ceremony, 05 December 2016

“Our goal is clear: achieve food self-sufficiency for Africa in ten years, eliminate malnutrition and hunger and move Africa to the top of agricultural value chains.” – Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB President

Conference Venue


AEC Partners

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