Afreximbank’s Benedict Oramah – ‘The ratings agencies looked down on us’

One day earlier, Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley had proclaimed him an “icon and hero” for his “vision” and leadership in organising the first Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (#Actif2022) in Bridgetown, 1-3 September 2022.

In the garden of Ilaro Court, her official residence, Barbados’ head of government – who in…