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Integration can push African growth

Published on August 04, 2015

An integrated continent has been the goal of African countries since the attainment of independence more than 50 years ago. 

The key challenge is to find a way to make this vision a reality.

Due to this, President Yowel Kaguta Museveni together with other retired African Presidents will meet to discuss steps to take for Africa’s integration.

Former Presidents include Benjamin William Mkapa of Tanzania, Olusegun Obasanjo of Nigeria, Bakili Muluzi of Malawi, Jerry Rawlings of Ghana, Hifikepunye Pohamba of Namibia and Festus Mogae of Botswana.

The former African leaders set to attend the African Leadership Forum 2015, to be held on July 30th in Dar es Salaam.

The forum, which has been convened by Benjamin William Mkapa and being coordinated by UONGOZI Institute, will kick start with a plenary session where President Museveni will be the keynote speaker. Read more. Source | East African Business Week