Tag: African Development Bank

Power Ministry Projects with African Development Bank

Tanimu- January 29, 2020

Ongoing & proposed Projects by the Nigerian Government in the Power Sector in Collaboration with the African Development Bank Group. These projects across Nigerian include ... Read More

East Africa Records Highest GDP of 5.7% in 2018–AfDB

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2019

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says economic growth in East Africa has recorded the highest GDP among other regions on the continent. The statement released ... Read More

AfDB highlights women’s role in disasters

admin- December 15, 2018

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said that the continent should unlock the power of its women and girls if it is to adapt to ... Read More

FG, AfDB inaugurate $256m intervention projects for North-East

Olisa- December 6, 2018

The Federal Government in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB), on Thursday inaugurated a 256 million dollars Inclusive Basic Service Delivery and Livelihood Empowerment ... Read More

AfDB, Varsity hold confab on African agriculture

admin- September 20, 2018

Agriculture in Africa The African Development Bank (AfDB) and Purdue University are organizing the Scale Up Conference on Agricultural Innovations. The conference holding from September ... Read More

Liberia gets $500m World Bank loan

admin- August 3, 2018

Liberia: President George Weah obtains World Bank’s loan for road projects Liberia has obtained a $500 million World Bank’s loan for the completion of the ... Read More

AfDB assists TCN to modernise transmission equipment – Adesina

inno.korie- May 25, 2018

The African Development Bank (AfDB), said on Friday in Busan, South Korea, that it was assisting the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to invest in ... Read More

South Korea to assist Africa industrialize

admin- May 23, 2018

By Idris Abdulrahman South Korea government has committed to assist the African nations to achieve rapid industrialisation by facilitating the growth of smart infrastructure in ... Read More

Nigeria records 1.95% GDP growth in Q1

admin- May 22, 2018

AfDB President at a Forum in Busan, South Korea The National Bureau of Statistics says Nigeria has recorded 1.95 per cent GDP growth in the ... Read More

AfDB challenges CSOs on Africa’s industrialisation

admin- May 7, 2018

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called on various Civil Society Orgainisations (CSOs) working in continent to drive every effort to ensure Africa’s  Industrialisation. Mr ... Read More

AfDB To Support Nigeria, Others To Boost Development In Africa

Abdul Jimoh- May 7, 2018

The African Development Bank (AfDB) plans to support Nigeria, Senegal, Ethiopia, Morrocco, and Algeria with industrial policies to boost development in Africa. Mr Alhassane Haidara, ... Read More

AfDB Backs FG’s Economic Recovery Plan, Denies Loan Cut-Off To Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- October 31, 2017

Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President African Development Bank (AfDB). The African Development Bank (AfDB) has commended the Federal Government’s Economic and Growth Recovery Plan (EGRP), while ... Read More

World Food Day: AfDB To Develop 10,000 Agricultural Entrepreneurs Per Country

Henry Solomon- October 17, 2017

The President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, said that the bank would make agriculture a profitable business venture and develop 10,000 young ... Read More

SME development: AfDB inaugurates N1bn support through Fortis bank

inno.korie- July 14, 2017

The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Friday officially inaugurated a one billion naira loan through Fortis Microfinance Bank Plc to help boost Small and Medium ... Read More

Why Adesina Won The 2017 World Prize For Food

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2017

The World Food Prize Foundation has explained why Dr Akinwumi Adesina won the 250,000 dollars 2017 World Food Prize Laureate prize on Monday. President of the Foundation, Amb. ... Read More

Nigerian Finance Minister Wants IITA And Govt To Roll Out Youth Agric Program Nationally

Abdul Jimoh- June 19, 2017

Nigerian Finance Minister wants IITA and govt to roll out youth agric program nationally The Nigerian Minister of Finance, Honorable Kemi Adeosun, says the country ... Read More

FG Collaborates With World Bank, AfDB To Construct 700 kms Roads In Kano

Abdul Jimoh- May 23, 2017

Dr Akinwumi Adesina, AfDP On Roads Construction The Federal Government, in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the World Bank is to construct ... Read More

AfDB President: Nigeria Is Too Big To Fail

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2016

President of the African Development Bank, AfDB Dr. Akinwumi Adesina with President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria The African Development Bank (AfDB) has restated its commitment ... Read More

News Summary: AfDB President – Nigeria Is Too Big To Fail

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2016

Fuel Price Returns To Normal In Akwa Ibom Issues surrounding the recent fuel scarcity in Akwa Ibom state arising from the face-off between the tanker ... Read More

News Summary on NTA, 11th Nov 2016; Buhari Swears In New Acting CJN

admin- November 11, 2016

President Buhari Swears in Walter Samuel Onnoghen as Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the nation's judiciary to remain in ... Read More