Afreximbank holds annual meetings in Ghana

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Accra (Ghana), April 13, 2023 – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is holding its 30th Annual Meetings in Accra, Ghana, from June 18 to June 21 June 2023.  
The event will mark the high point of the Bank’s year-long 30th anniversary celebrations under the theme “Delivering the Vision. Building Prosperity for Africans”.
The meetings and 30th Anniversary celebrations will bring thousands of people on one platform, including African and Caribbean leaders and senior government officials, African, Caribbean and other policymakers, corporate leaders, bankers, academia and other thought leaders.  
The meetings will include the annual general meeting of shareholders and an extensive seminar programme featuring plenaries and side events.
Afreximbank thanked the Ghanianan President, His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his Government for graciously accepting to host the meetings.
Prof. Benedict Oramah, the President of the Bank and Chairman of the Board of the Bank, said: “thirty years ago, the founding fathers of Afreximbank launched a bold initiative for Africans.  
‘The hard work of the past three decades, in pursuit of that vision, has shaped what Afreximbank has become today.  
“Member States, clients, customers and partners, the business and international trade community, all those in Africa and the diaspora who strive for the prosperity of African people are invited to join us in Accra to celebrate the Bank’s achievements and reflect on its future in an increasingly turbulent world.”
Ghana’s Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Attah, said: “it is only fitting that the commemoration of this milestone for Africa’s key Trade Finance institution is co-organised by the host of AFCFTA Secretariat, the Government, and people of Ghana, who are determined torch bearers for Africa’s quest for trade expansion and integration.  
“This is another opportunity to deepen cooperation and seek African solutions to Africa’s challenges.” (GBN)    

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