Director of COMESA Regional Investment Agency، Heba Salama stressed the need to move quickly to take advantage of African resources.
Salama said young people are ambitious، willing to take risks، have keys to our future and are able to reach what they aspire to.
Speaking at the opening session of the Africa 2018 Forum in Sharm el-Sheikh on Sunday، She added: “Africa is constantly evolving، with a large workforce، better policies and greater mobility.
She stressed the need to seize opportunities، a message to entrepreneurs to do their best in trying to seize opportunities and expand the business.
Heba Salama pointed out that next year President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will take over the presidency of the African Union and that it is the best time for Egypt to develop African cooperation and work across borders.
She continued: "We have been able to move from the dream stage to work، calling for action and unleashing the potential of young people، women، and the continent.