Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Named 2020 Angelopoulos Global Public Leaders Fellow At Harvard Kennedy School

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a former finance minister of Nigeria and former managing director of the World Bank, has been named the next Angelopoulos Global Public Leaders Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School.

The announcement was made on the 3rd of February 2020 by Harvard Kennedy School Dean Douglas Elmendorf. Dr. Okonjo-Iweala begins her fellowship this month (February 2020).

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David Adeyemi Emerges First Nigerian And African Appointee Of The World Student Organisation

22-year-old David Adeyemi has become the first Nigerian and African appointee of the World Student Organisation.

David Adeyemi was appointed as the Nigeria Country Director for World Student Organization, after beating over 11,000 other African innovators.

He had record breaking scores in all the assessments he was put through during the interview period.

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Dr. Adesina Akinwumi Wins All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) 2019 African Of The Year Award

Dr. Adesina Akinwumi has been awarded the African of the Year Award from the All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™) in recognition of his bold leadership and the innovation of the Africa Investment Forum which “opened up billions of dollars of investment into the continent.”

The ninth edition of the awards, organized by AABLA™ in conjunction with CNBC Africa, seeks to honour leaders who have contributed and shaped the African economy.

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