Vice president Yemi osinbajo has said that African leaders have huge roles to play to reduce the rate of poverty on the continent.
Professor Osinbajo made this known while interacting with entrepreneurs across Africa.
The vice president said that Africa had quality manpower development hence the new to translate such to economic transformation of the continent through creating enabling environment for start up entrepreneurs to strive.
He also asssured Nigerian entrepreneurs that federal government would not relent at assisting them towards actualisation of their dreams and aspirations.
In his address, Nigerian philantropist Mr Tony Elumelu said his desire to empower millions of African was borne out of his desires to end poverty in the continent.