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Op-Ed: Africa locks down: No time for test runs

“Italy has given the rest of the world a tragic glimpse of what a lockdown needs to look, especially for countries that blink and fail to take action fast,” writes former Director of Communication and External Relations at the African Development Bank Group, Dr. Victor Oladokun.

Op-Ed: Victor Oladokun on why Africa urgently needs an Ubuntu Plan

“Africa urgently needs a globally coordinated Ubuntu Plan in response to COVID-19, a fiscal stimulus that recognises our shared and connected humanity, as we find ourselves in the midst of an unprecedented crisis,” writes Victor Oladokun.

AfDB President bids farewell to Victor Oladokun, Director of Communication

“Victor joined the Bank two and half years ago, and has provided exceptional leadership on communication. He has led an outstanding team,” writes African Development Bank President, Dr Akinwumi Adesina.

Africa Investment Forum: AfDB’s Oladokun on key takeaways from the just ended forum

It has been a great week for Africa and for the Africa Investment Forum, Victor Oladokun, the African Development Bank’s Director of Communications and moderator of several panel discussions at the AIF, told CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi.

Victor Oladokun: Here’s what to expect from the Africa Investment Forum

The Africa Investment Forum, a game-changer to tilt capital flow into the continent will take place from 11-13 November 2019 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa. CNBC Africa's Karabo Letlhatlha spoke to Victor Oladokun, Director of Communication and External Relations at the African Development Bank.

Minister Barbara Creecy on how to mitigate climate change impact on the SA economy

The impact of Cyclone Idai, earlier this year ravaged the Southern Africa region and brought home the need for immediate response to climate change. South Africa’s Minister of Environmental Affairs, Barbara Creecy discusses why we need rapid responses and the reinvestment necessary in the green climate fund.

Africa’s youth is its biggest asset and that’s where we should be investing, says AfDB’s Victor Oladokun

At the World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town, Victor Oladokun the Director, Communication & External Relations at the African Development Bank Group joins CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor to discuss what the AfDB is doing to economically empower Africa’s youth.