AFC LIVE Summit Gathers Africa’s Leaders to Discuss the Continent’s Infrastructural Revolution
Tony O. Elumelu, CON, Chairman of Heirs Holdings, Transcorp Plc and United Bank for Africa (UBA Plc), will join other African leaders to participate at the 2nd edition of the AFC Live summit. The 2-day summit, which will hold on 15 and 16th May, 2017 at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, will bring together Africa’s public and private sector leaders to identify solutions for addressing Africa’s critical infrastructure needs under the theme, “The Infrastructure Revolution”.
Among guests and participants expected are Heads of State, policy makers, government representatives, legal and financial advisers and world-leading experts, who will participate in a programme of workshops, panel discussions and high-level debates around the theme.
Mr. Elumelu will be speaking on the panel, “Africa Finance Corporation: Foundation for Growth”, with HE Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and Professor Chukwuma Soludo, First Chairman AFC and Former Central Bank Governor of Nigeria. The panel will be presented by Andrew Alli, CEO and President, Africa Finance Corporation, and moderated by Godfrey Mutizwa, Former anchor, CNBC.
Other confirmed speakers at the event include Aliko Dangote, Chairman, Dangote Group; HE Dr. Youssef Boutros Ghali, Former Minister of Finance Egypt; HE Muhammadu Buhari, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria; HE Nana Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana; HE Yoweri Museveni, President of Uganda; HE Dr. Youssef Boutros Ghali, Former Minister of Finance Egypt; and Hon. Babatunde Fashola, Minister, Ministry of Power, Infrastructure & Housing, Federal Republic of Nigeria.