Minister Yonis met Sufian Ahmed the long serving Minister of Finance of Ethiopia

Minister Yonis at the African Bank annual meeting and 50th Anniversary. The Minister met with Sufian Ahmed, Ethiopia’s long serving Minister‬ of‪ ‎Finance‬ and Economic Development, was among the six likely candidates whose names surfaced during the recently concluded annual summit of the African Development Bank (‪‎AfDB‬)as a potential candidate to run for the presidency of the African‬ Development Bank (AfDB) group.


Donald Kaberuka, the current ‪#‎President‬ of the Bank, will be leaving his post of the last ten years by the end of this year. The other candidates expected to run for the top job include: Birma Boubacar Sidibe, Vice President of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), Samura Kamara, Sierra Leoone’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jalloul Ayed, Tunisia’s former Minister of Finance, Kordje Bedoumra, Chad’s Minister of Finance, and Akinwumi Adesina, Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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