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21 Nov 2016
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s recent outcry over high infant mortality rate from unsafe drinking water underscores another context of failure of governance in Nigeria.
18 Nov 2016
About $33 million presently lodged in the Escrow account of the African Development Bank (AfDB), are from penalties and cash settlements against corrupt ...
28 Oct 2016
The imperatives of infrastructure development for sustainable growth of African economies have continued to dominate discussions of the African Development Bank (AfDB).
10 Oct 2016
To empower and provide solutions for women’s entrepreneurship growth in continent, Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF), has partnered with African Development Bank ...
10 Oct 2016
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $310 million trade finance loan for Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, parent company of the Ecobank Group.
29 Sep 2016
At the signing ceremony, yesterday, the Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Mr. Akinyemi Ashade, said that the agreement is a milestone between the state and AWIEF and all women in the state.
27 Sep 2016
The African Development Bank (AfDB) will support Nigeria with a sum of $1 billion to address the country’s N2.2 trillion deficit in the 2016 budget.The gesture comes amid re-assurance by President Muhammadu Buhari...
26 Sep 2016
The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has said that Nigeria is not in debt crisis but only facing “a liquidity problem”.
22 Sep 2016
Based on the records of its research interventions and findings, Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike (MOUAU) Abia State, has been chosen by the African Development Bank (AfDB)...
1 Sep 2016
A resolution at the just concluded sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Nairobi, Kenya, as well as first on the continent ...
23 Aug 2016
The African Development Bank (AFDB) has announced the appointment of Professor Vincent Nmehielle, as the new secretary general of the group.
23 Aug 2016
About $7.5 billion is required by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) for its five-year expansion plan targeted at hitting 10,000 Mega Watts (MW) in 2019. To achieve this target, the company has planned 56 projects.


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Ejigbo Satellite Depot of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has urged the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd. (NNPCL) to give same window given to Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) to buy fuel at regulated depot price of N148.17 per litre.
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The National Universities Commission (NUC), says it has no influence over the selection of vice-chancellors for the nation's tertiary institutions.
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A fire outbreak has reportedly razed property worth millions of Naira at Wimpey -Eliopranwo link road in Obio Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to some eyewitnesses, the fire started as a result of an electrical surge from one of the rooms in the compound. However, one of the victims of the fire…
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In a bid to ensure the wellbeing of the citizenry, the House of Representatives has directed the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources to ascertain the availability of hydro-carbon in commercial quantity in Bida
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A socio-cultural group known as Kwande United People Organisation, (KWUPO) has appealed to the present administration under President Muhammadu Buhari to fulfil its promise of converting the proposed Federal Polytechnic Adikpo, in Kwande local government area of Benue state into a mega skill acquisition centre.