Bank President recaps accomplishments of past year at Ambassadors’ Luncheon

In his annual address to the diplomatic community accredited to Côte d’Ivoire, AfDB Group President Akinwumi Adesina reflected on the highlights of the past 12 months, including flagship projects, streamlined Bank processes and new management now in place. “In 2016, despite a very busy transition period, the Bank achieved record levels of lending and disbursement,” he said.

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