By Abdul Rahman Suagibu –
NEW AFRICA BUSINESS NEWS, Freetown, Sierra Leone- The top echelon of the African Development Bank (AFDB) has gave accolades on president John Magufuli – President of Tanzania after the country posted its yearly economic growth figures of 7%.
President Akinwumi Adesina – AFDB who paid a courtesy visit to Tanzania’s head of state on Wednesday in Dar es Salaam, said the country’s growth rate is one of the highest in the world and juxtaposes well to the global GDP growth rate at just about 3.5%.
He described President Magufuli as a bold reformer and a focused and determined man. Mr. Adesina said, he was impressed that; Mr. Magufuli was working with other neighboring countries with particularity to Uganda, on the construction of an oil pipeline.
For New Africa Business News Abdul Rahman Suagibu Reports, Africa Correspondent