A 32-year-old Nigerian Moses Siasia has been listed among the recipients of African Economic Leaders of Tomorrow by the Choiseul Institute for International Politics and Geo-economics in its 2014 ranking.
This was contained in a statement issued by the institute issued Sunday in Abuja. The statement said Siasia, who doubles as Chairman of Nigerian Young Professionals Forum (NYPF), was ranked last October among the top 200 young economic leaders of Africa. It said the institute took into account the economic leaders of Africa up to the age of 40 who will play a major role in economic development of the continent. The full list includes successful business leaders, entrepreneurs, and drivers of innovative projects on the African continent. “Among the list of Africans who are making a significant impact in Africa and creating job opportunities for Africans, the name, Moses Siloko Siasia, stands out. “Thirty-two year old was not born with the kind of privileges that guarantees a place at the top. His antecedents, while not exactly cloudy, could hardly be described as luminous. “Today however, Siasia sits atop a multibillion naira business empire, as Chairman of Mosilo Group, with huge investments in engineering, real estate, oil & gas, agro […]