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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
11 Aug
The African Development Bank (AfDB)’s African Economic Outlook report 2022 (AEO) has made an extraordinary impression on leading policymakers in the United States
14 Jul
Publish What You Fund, the global Campaign for Aid and Development Transparency, has named the African Development Bank (AfDB) the most transparent organisation in the world.
16 May
Ghana’s Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, said the 57th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the African Development Bank (AfDB) offers leaders of the continent a rare opportunity
8 May
A coalition of groups, yesterday, purchased All Progressives Congress (APC) N100m Expression of Interest and Nomination forms for the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and former Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, to contest for the 2023 presidency.
2 May
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said that it will work with microfinance banks to expand support for micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and deepen financial inclusion in Nigeria through increased uptake of financial technology tools.
22 Apr
In a move to enhance judicious spending and utilisation of funds from donor organisations in the agricultural sector, the Federal Government, yesterday
21 Apr
The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group says it looks forward to supporting Nigeria to achieve its energy transition programme but that it can only act when it sees clearly
20 Apr
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved an equity investment of €9.8 million to support venture capital investments in African start-ups
18 Mar
President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, yesterday, announced that the bank has secured $42 billion investment deals for bankable projects
21 Feb
Industrial and agricultural revolutions have always been at the centre of most agro-economic policies of the government with the objectives of diversifying the base of the economy using crude oil as a springboard.


35 mins ago
The World Bank has announced $530 million in supplemental funding for Ukraine to enable it to "meet urgent needs created by Russia's invasion."
42 mins ago
Ahead of the 2023 poll, the Acting Head of Mission and Country Representative, International Peace Commission of the United Nations, Amb. Hussaini H. Coomassie has rallied the teeming population of youths in the country to participate in the electioneering process.
48 mins ago
Before I founded Flutterwave I worked in different companies and countries, including in South Africa. During one of my stints, I came to learn of a few big South African companies that had expanded to Nigeria and other African countries, but couldn't figure out how to pay their staff easily. There was no product then to make cross-border payments this seamless for them and it so happened that this hampered their expansion and maybe even discouraged further recruitment in Nigeria at the time. 
55 mins ago
The African Union chief Moussa Faki Mahamat Saturday condemned the "unconstitutional change of government" in Burkina Faso after military officers ousted junta leader Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba.
1 hour ago
Russia was even more diplomatically isolated Saturday after President Vladimir Putin annexed four Moscow-held areas of Ukraine with Kyiv condemning the move and vowing to retake the territories.