Tag: Amina Mohammed

Sustainable Development, Sustainable Debt: The context, quality and the use of debt matters, says UN’s Amina Mohammed

Deputy Secretary-General of United Nations (UN), Amina Mohammed says the context, quality and the use of debt matters. She discussed Africa's progress on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor on the sidelines of IMF's International Conference in Senegal which focused on sustainable development and debt sustainability.

World leaders pledge $932mn in poverty fight

World leaders made new commitments totalling $932.1 million and announced new campaigns to end extreme poverty. To discuss this – on the sidelines of the Global Citizen Festival in New York, CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa caught up with Deputy Secretary General of United Nations, Amina Mohammed for more.

African Union to choose new leader

Leading candidates are Kenyan foreign minister Amina Mohammed and Senegal’s Abdoulaye Bathily, analysts say.

Incoming UN chief appoints Nigerian Minister as deputy

The appointment comes amid a push by more than a third of the 193 UN member states for gender parity at the world body.