Former Sudanese Minister of State for Foreign Affairs. Senior Fellow Brookings Institution, Washington

– Dr. Francis Deng(Sudan): Acting Chairman, Africa Leadership Forum

Former Nigerian Permanent Representative to United Nations

– Prof. Ibrahim Gambari(Nigeria)

Former Executive Director, ICIPE. Chief Executive Officer and Publisher, Quest & Insight.

– Prof. Thomas Odhiambo(Kenya)

Former Minister of Education of Mozambique. Chairperson of Associacao Para O Desenvolvimento Da Comunidade

– Mrs. Graca Machel(Mozambique)

Director, UNESCO

– Dr. Hans d’Orville(Germany)

Former Executive Secretary, Global Coalition for Africa

– Amb. AhmedouOuldAbdallah (Mauritania)

Executive Director, Africa Leadership Forum

– Dr.Olumide Ajayi (Nigeria):