AfDB officially launches Africa Investment Forum

The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Tuesday launched its Africa Investment Forum (AIF), which will seek to attract investment and public–private partnerships aimed at transformative development on the continent. “The AfDB is championing the AIF as a platform to actively engage the private sector and to facilitate projects that have the capacity to transform the continent,” AfDB president Akinwumi Adesina said at the launch in Johannesburg.