Yemi Osinbajo,the former vice president, has been named a global advisor for the Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP).
Osinbanjo acknowledged the news on Tuesday in a series of tweets.
He will support GEAPP’s objective of accelerating the use of clean energy in developing nations.
Osinbajo will promote GEAPP’s collaboration with governments to improve the delivery efficiency and enabling environment in order to increase and accelerate capital inflows into the clean energy sector.
A group of eminent observers, led by the former vice president, observed the general elections in Sierra Leone last month.
Announcing the news, he said: “I am excited to announce that I have been appointed Global Advisor to Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet @EnergyAlliance.
“Together, we will work to unlock capital flows into the clean energy sector and boost Africa’s share in the global carbon market through #ACMI
“GEAPP in such a short period has demonstrated a commitment to support developing countries’ shift to a clean energy using models that ensure universal energy access as well as drive economic growth, generate jobs & sustainable livelihoods and meet urgent climate goals.
“I am thrilled at the opportunity to work with @EnergyAlliance”
GEAPP also confirmed Osinbajo’s appointment.
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I am thrilled at the opportunity to work with @EnergyAlliance.
— Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (@ProfOsinbajo) July 11, 2023