African Leaders Offer Solutions For Global Post-COVID-19 Economic Recovery

African leaders have said the continent needs to be involved as a partner in providing solutions for the global post-COVID-19 economic recovery.

The cross section of leaders who included Heads of State, captains of industry and technocrats drawn from across the continent said Africa has the competencies and resources to support the world recovery from the Coronavirus health crisis.

The leaders who included Presidents Uhuru Kenyatta (Kenya), Macky Sall (Senegal), Alassane Ouattara (Ivory Coast), Julius Maada Bio (Sierra Leone) and Mahamadou Issoufou (Niger) spoke during a virtual meeting convened by the New York Forum Institute.

The New York Forum Institute is an American not-for-profit institution whose focus is to develop innovative solutions for economic growth, alliance building and fostering relationships.