AfDB’s Akinwumi Adesina’s pictures with Trump, other world leaders attract wild reactions

Amidst the controversy that trailed the arrest of Obinwanne Okeke and the release of a list containing 80 Nigerians who allegedly committed several offences by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the pictures that the President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina took with President Donald Trump of the United States of America (USA) and other world leaders have surfaced on the internet and attracted wild reactions from Nigerians.

Adesina is arguably one of Nigerians doing the country proud at the global stage.

What you should know: Adesina attended the 45th G7 Summit alongside other world leaders. The summit started on the 24th and ran till the 26th of August 2019. French President, Emmanuel Macron was the host leader as the summit was held in Biarritz, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France.

The G7 is an international intergovernmental economic organization consisting of the seven largest IMF-described advanced economies in the world: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Reactions: The pictures Adesina took with the world leaders attracted wild reactions from Nigerians as they took to their social media platforms in thousands to laud the AfDB President for being a good ambassador of the country at a time like this.

Some of those who reacted even tipped Adesina for the presidency of Nigeria, as many opined that he is qualified enough to succeed the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari.

Conversely, only a few social media users didn’t feel what many felt as they criticized other Nigerians for being too hasty to give their opinions.

See below what Nigerians are saying:

Others said there will be good tidings if Adesina indeed becomes president. Although some people stated that Nigerians will still not pick Adesina if he were to contest for the presidency.

Source: Nairametrics

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