Airports council rallies Nigeria, others to facility upgrade, efficient services
Ahead of the single air transport market and its implementation on the continent, the Airports Council International (ACI) Africa has rallied Nigeria and other African countries to facility upgrades and innovations for efficient services.
Buhari nominates Adesina for second term at AfDB
President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina for a second term in office as president of the African Development Bank (AfDB).Adesina, who was Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development ...
AfDB approves $500,000 grant for clean energy in Nigeria
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved 500,000 dollars grant to support the development of clean energy in Nigeria.
AFDB plans agro-processing zone in Ogun
The African Finance Development Bank (AfDB) is putting machineries in place to site Africa’s largest agro-processing zone in Ogun State.
AfDB tasks Nigeria on food security, export of agro products
The Senior Special Advisor on Industrialisation to African Development Bank’s President, Prof. Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka has advised Nigeria to formulate strategies that will foster availability of food and export of agro products to check unemployment and reduce poverty.
Special agro-processing zones to attract $1b from AfDB, says Governors’ Forum
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has said that the establishment of special agro-processing zones (SAPZs) in Nigeria has the potential of attracting about $1 billion from the African Development Bank ....
AfDB offers AU $5m grant for AfCFTA implementation
The take off of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) got a notch better yesterday, when the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, signed a $4.8 million institutional support grant to the African Union (AU) for its implementation.
AFDB injects food worth N36.2b in economy in four years
The Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Programme Phase 1 (ATASP-1) funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB), may have injected about 209,464 metric tonnes of food...