4 roads to be closed during 2023 YouthConnekt Africa summit

By , K24 Digital
On Fri, 8 Dec, 2023 07:54 | < 1 min read
The YouthConnekt Africa summit will be held at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre from December 8 to 12, 2023.
The YouthConnekt Africa summit will be held at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre from December 8 to 12, 2023. PHOTO/@KICC_kenya/X

Four roads will be closed during the sixth edition of the YouthConnekt Africa summit at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre from December 8 to 12, 2023.

The roads to be closed for four days include Parliament Road, City Hall Way, Taifa Road and Harambee Avenue.

“We urge motorists to cooperate and listen to instructions given out by officers on the ground. Motorists are also encouraged to use alternative routes,” Nairobi police boss Adamson Bungei said as quoted by local media.

About YouthConnekt Africa Summit

The 6th edition of the summit is expected to convene over 20,000 young people, government officials, corporate leaders and development champions.

"This year's Summit aims to spotlight Youth leadership and innovation for Africa's integration through policy discussions, storytelling and networking, and entrepreneur-focused programmes including a marketplace and investor meetings," YouthConnekt Africa says on its website.

"The YouthConnekt Africa has evolved into the largest business and policy convener on youth development in Africa. Hosted by Heads of State, the summit engages youth with leaders, policymakers, development champions and various actors on emerging development issues. It drives strong policy influence and increased investment in the creation of opportunities for young people in Africa."

YouthConnekt Africa has partnerships with the private sector, government institutions, civic society, development partners, and the academic world.

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