Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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African Development Bank

1 Oct
The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, told the House of Representatives, yesterday, that the African Development Bank (AfDB)-assisted Rural Water Supply and Sanitation
12 Sep
After 20 years of not paying its debts, Zimbabwe is taking steps to clean up its balance sheet and its image by making payments to major creditors.
13 Aug
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has received financing from the African Development Bank (AFDB) to strengthen its regulatory capacity, especially in the areas of investor protection and minimising systemic risk.
28 Jun
Last week was a scary one for millions of Nigerians who have been impoverished by the government’s rising appetite for easy money, including debt, and missteps of statecraft.
19 Jun
In his current role as the Nigeria Executive Director on the Board of the African Development Bank in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire, Dr. Oyebode Oyetunde has continued to showcase excellence.
16 Jun
The G7 Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), the IFC, the private sector arm of the African Development Bank, EBRD and the European Investment Bank...
26 Mar
The Small & Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has revealed that the African Development Bank (AfDB) has spent $600,000 on the establishment
24 Mar
As part of efforts to restore lasting peace in the Sahel region, the Organisation of Military Sports in Africa has secured the support of the Minister of Youth and Sports Development...
13 Mar
The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has expressed concerns about the continent’s debt rate, urging countries to improve the efficiency of debt-financed investments
15 Oct 2020
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has been selected from a pool of bond market players as the best issuer of the COVID-19 bond in 2020. The selection is based on its $3 billion Fight COVID-19 social bond issued in March.   Speaking during the award ceremony held virtually, Senior Vice President and Chief Finance Officer,…
12 Oct 2020
Olamide Alabi-Jacobs is the Chief Executive Officer of UMèRA, an agriculture company that focuses on different aspects such as crop cultivation and animal production, among others
1 Oct 2020
Fidelity Bank, one of the top lenders in Nigeria’s banking industry has called on relevant stakeholders to deepen capacity building support for Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises


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Gerard Pique sparked Barcelona's flailing Champions League campaign into life on Wednesday by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, a victory that was witnessed by a half-empty Camp Nou.
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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.