Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has described the establishment of an endowment fund for Africa,Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) as timely.
Osinbajo spoke while receiving ACP Chairman, Amb. Amadou Diop, Secretary General, Dr Patrick Gomes and other dignitaries.
He said that the endowment fund was a timely initiative that will put members on the path of sustainable growth and development.
In a statement issued by Laolu Akande, SSA Media & Publicity, Osinbajo said that the fund would guarantee Africa’s true independence from development partners.
He said that with such a fund, development partners would no longer have the power to determine the direction of development they want for Africa. Read more