UK: Bawumia to speak at Oxford University

The Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, left Accra for Oxford, UK on Wednesday April 24, 2019 to speak at a seminar organised as part of a series of lectures at Oxford University in honour of renowned British development economist, Sir Paul Collier, who serves as the Professor of Economics and Public Policy in the Blavatnik School of Government and the director of the International Growth Centre, reports.

A statement issued by Frank Agyei-Twum, Director of Communications at the Office of the Vice President said Dr Bawumia will return to Accra on Saturday, April 27, 2019.

Sir Paul Collier is also the Director of the Centre for the Study of African Economies and a Professorial Fellow of St Antony’s College, Oxford.

He has also served as a senior advisor to the Blair Commission for Africa and was the Director of the Development Research Group at the World Bank between 1998 and 2003.