Thursday, 29th September 2022
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19 Sep
Senior Special Adviser to the President on Industrialisation, African Development Bank (AfDB), Prof. Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, has said Nigeria needs leaders who are not only committed to ensuring ....
16 Sep
On September 23, 2022, the FIN International Trade & Investment Forum will host 300 international dignitaries, including world leaders and change-makers from 30 countries in New York, USA.
9 Sep
African Development Bank (AfDB) Group President, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, inaugurated the upgraded Port of Maio, on Wednesday, during a three-day visit to Cabo Verde.
31 Aug
Amidst the shortfall of wheat in the country and the need to bridge the demand-supply gap, the Federal government and the African Development Bank have developed a new national strategy
27 Aug
The African Development Bank (AfDB), said private sector investment in Africa’s infrastructure in 2020 was 19 billion dollars, the highest since 2016.
27 Aug
Take-over of Distribution Companies (DisCos) and their N5 trillion debt to banks and the government are causing anxiety in the industry.
24 Aug
Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has been conferred with the Nigeria Global Brand Award of the Year 2021. Adesina received the award in Abuja at the Annual Public Lectures and Impact Series/Awards organised by Blueprint Newspapers, a national daily Newspapers in Nigeria. The award was confered on him…
18 Aug
The head of the Africa Investment Forum, African Development Bank (AfDB), Senior Director, Chinelo Anohu, has called for stronger strategic partnerships and greater involvement of African sovereign wealth funds..
7 Aug
The supply of fertiliser has over the years, defied all logics, largely due to lack of adequate local production capacity, insincerity of government and activities of middlemen, which had worsened the miseries of farmers.
1 Aug
Experts at the African Development Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) have called for urgent mobilisation of climate financing for Africa to achieve sustainable growth.
21 Jul
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reiterated its commitment to boosting wheat production locally by supporting farmers with inputs, technical know-how and off-taking arrangement with the Flour Millers Association of Nigeria (FMAN).
19 Jul
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group have sealed a $460,000 agreement for a grant on market surveillance system project.


At least 19 people have died and dozens of others were hospitalised after consuming toxic alcohol from a roadside kiosk in northern Morocco, local media reported Wednesday.
10 mins ago
Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega on Wednesday called the Catholic Church a "perfect dictatorship" for not allowing members to elect the pope and other authority figures.
16 mins ago
Combine operation by police and other security agencies in six states bordering FCT has led to the arrest of a suspected kidnapper and the successful rescue of a victim.
57 mins ago
The British pound sank Thursday by more than one percent against the dollar after the Bank of England intervened on the bond markets to head off a fresh financial catastrophe.
1 hour ago
The multi-platinum R&B singer Kelly, who has been found guilty of sex crimes twice this year, will have to pay at least $300,000 in reparations to some of his victims, a federal judge said. U.S. District Judge Ann Donnelly stated during a hearing in Brooklyn that the money will reimburse two women, going by the…