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UPDATED: Keynote address by former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo

Thursday, February 6 | 7:00 PM

Cortex Innovation Hall

4220 Duncan Ave. #101

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Getting Here

Olusegun Obasanjo, former president of Nigeria, will deliver the opening keynote address for the 2020 Africa Business Forum opening gala, "An Afropolitan Affair."

This event is co-sponsored by the Africa Initiative at the Institute for Public Health and the Olin Africa Business Forum.

Registration is required; click here for more information and to register.

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations


Olin Business School


More Information

Assembly Series
Event Contact

Rebecca Matey | rebecca.matey@wustl.edu

Speaker Information

President Olusegun Obasanjo, an economic innovator in Africa and former leader of Nigeria who brought the booming telecommunication industry to West Africa, will make his first visit to the Midwest to deliver the opening keynote address for the 2020 Olin Africa Business Forum.

He chaired the Africa Union for two years and is noted for his foresight on the economic future of Africa. His experience spans over 50 years and brings an understanding of the problems and solutions to Africa’s greatest challenges.

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