Thursday, 11th August 2022
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Akinwumi Adesina

27 Jun
The African Development Bank (AfDB) is seeking $200 million from Germany and other members of G-7 countries to “urgently” address food crisis in the continent.
15 Jun
Concerted warnings by some multilateral organisations on the ominous food crisis in Africa and other developing countries are genuine and should not be unduly politicised or undermined as the signs of a food crisis...
26 May
African Economic Outlook 2022, released by the African Development Bank (AfDB), has projected the average growth rate of Nigeria’s economy this year through to 2023 at 3.2 per cent.
24 May
With 65 per cent of the global arable land and available cutting-edge technologies, Africans cannot afford to go to the rest of the world with bowls in their hands begging for food.
23 May
The African Development Bank (AfDB) says that Africa will not experience food crisis contrary to reports of an imminent
23 May
Ahead of its 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) starting at the Accra International Conference Centre, Ghana, today, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina..
17 May
President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina has turned down calls for him to run for the office of Nigeria's president in the 2023 election. A group of loyalists early May purchased the nomination form of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for Adesina to potentially succeed President Muhammadu Buhari whose second term…
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.
6 May
Dr Akinwumi Adesina, the president, African Development Bank (AfDB), says the bank has secured 15.6 billion dollars investment for the construction of the Lagos-Abidjan highway.
29 Apr
The African Development Bank (AfDB), says that Africa is currently facing an infrastructure financing gap of between 68 billion dollars to 108 billion dollars annually.
26 Apr
The crisis rocking Ukraine may have started taking a toll on Nigeria and Africa in general, a development that may have prompted the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) to earmark a $1.5 billion emergency food plan for Africa. The food plan is, however, awaiting the ratification of the AfDB board. President of the AfDB, Dr Akinwumi…
7 Apr
The Governing Board of Duke University, Durham, has approved the nomination of Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, President of African Development Bank (AfDB), for conferment of the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters.


2 hours ago
Tems was listed on the lineup of performers at the 10th anniversary of the Global Citizen Festival. The 2022 Global Music Festival is scheduled to hold on Saturday, 24th September 2022, in New York City’s Central Park, presented by Citi and Cisco, and Black Star Square in Accra, Ghana, presented by Harith General Partners. Since…
3 hours ago
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Thursday said work on the state’s Leather Hub has reached 65 per cent completion.
3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received the new President of the ECOWAS Commission and his Management Team, telling them the kind of sub-regional body West African leaders desire and must have.
3 hours ago
The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, says state governors have no justification to challenge the $418 million deductions from the Paris Club refund paid to consultants they hired.
4 hours ago
Shiraz Khota, Human Experience Management Sales Leader at SAP Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 11 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- With the world gripped in a state of unprecedented uncertainty following the disruption of the pandemic and the transformational impact of technology, companies are facing an uphill battle with attracting, motivating and retaining top talent. According to Shiraz…