In a historic event held on December 17, 2023, in Abuja, Nigeria, Her Excellency Amb. Dr. Adeyinka Adetokunbo Azubuike JP announced Africa’s collective endeavor to speak in one voice. The unveiling ceremony marked the commencement of the “United Africa in One Voice” initiative, attracting representatives and dignitaries from numerous countries across the continent. Ambassador Azubuike emphasized the primary objective of fostering African unity and purposeful cooperation, envisioning a continent where collaboration thrives for the collective benefit of its people.
At the heart of this initiative is the mobilization of well-meaning Africans, both at home and in the diaspora, to actively contribute to the socioeconomic well-being of the continent. Ambassador Azubuike highlighted the crucial role civil societies play in this effort, serving as a driving force to promote integral development among the youth. By focusing on nurturing the potential of young Africans, the initiative aims to enhance productivity and cultivate a new generation of credible leaders. These leaders, in turn, are anticipated to bring about transformative changes in both the public and private sectors of Africa, steering the continent towards a prosperous and sustainable future.
The “United Africa in One Voice” initiative, as unveiled by Her Excellency Amb. Dr. Adeyinka Adetokunbo Azubuike JP, stands as a testament to the continent’s commitment to solidarity and collaboration. By emphasizing unity, socioeconomic development, and the empowerment of the youth, the initiative aspires to create a vibrant and resilient Africa prepared to meet the challenges of the future