AfDB, Egypt push for innovation driven Africa
Committed to the development of the continent on all fronts, the African Development Bank (AfDB), and the Egyptian Government are championing a new push for Africans to work together towards building a new Africa driven by innovation and technology. The two parties, who spoke at the opening ceremony of the third Africa Science, Technology…
AfDB seeks increased funding for Africa’s development projects
The Africa Development Bank (AfDB) has called on its partners and shareholders, particularly the Ministers and Governors of the Bank from West and Central Africa, to see to the success of its General Capital Increase.
How to promote sustainable development through legal solutions, by N’garnim-Ganga
The African Development Bank has long been aware of the importance of law as a key element for good governance and as a prerequisite for sustainable development. Governance reforms must be placed at the forefront of the development agenda.
FG, AfDB trains 8,317 farmers, processors on rice value chain
The Federal Government says it has so far trained more than 8,000 farmers on rice value chain activities under the Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Programme (ATASP) Phase 1.
Infrastructure building, job creation key to Africa’s growth, says AfDB President Adesina
I know that growth is very important, but growth itself is not enough to drive down poverty. The question we must always ask is the level of growth and also the nature of growth.
IITA /AfDB launches bold plan to revolutionise agriculture in Africa
International Agriculture research institute, IITA and Africa Development Bank, AfDB are set to launch a bold plan to revolutionize African agriculture as
Africa needs AfDB to mobilise resources, says Kemi Adeosun
The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said that African Development Bank (AfDB) is strategic to African nations, particularly for the much-sought resource mobilisation.
Buhari to commission AfDB’s new building in Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari will commission the new office complex of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Abuja on January 18, 2018, consolidating the country’s position as the bank’s largest shareholder.
AFDB green energy investments achieve 1,400MW power generation projects
The African Development Bank (AfDB) said it has achieved a 100 per cent investment in renewable energy in the outgoing year, 2017, and also recorded a cumulative of 1,400 megawatts (MW) power generation projects exclusively from renewables within the year under review.