olusegun oba.jpgFormer Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo has called on African leaders to accelerate regional integration to boost economic and social development on the continent.
Mr Obasanjo, who is also a member of the Africa Progress Panel, said collective progress can only be achieved by collective and central means of addressing issues that affect Africans.

He said greater integration would also lead to tangible benefits for investors.

Mr Obasanjo condemned government corruption calling on African leaders to be accountable.