Gates Foundation develops financial inclusion solution
A new software solution targeted at helping the unbanked people around the world access digital financial services has been developed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
World Bank denies disagreeing with Adeosun on foreign borrowings
According to him, what Joseph-Raji said was a commendation of government’s effort to rebalance its portfolio to lower the cost of its borrowing, as outlined in its 2016-2019 medium-term debt management strategy released last year.
More outrage at alleged Buhari’s directive to World Bank
The southern leaders said they wouldn’t have raised any alarm if the Word Bank chief had stated that the request was to pay special attention to the North-East, as they were sympathetic to the devastation caused there by the Boko Haram insurgents.
Nigeria continues talks with JICA, World Bank, IMF
The quest for adequate and sustainable investments to boost the nation’s power sector and other infrastructure projects continued yesterday, with a bilateral meeting and talks with multilateral institutions by the Federal Government.
World Bank intervention: President urges ‘ethnic warriors’ to sheathe their swords
The statement signed by Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said the northeast has suffered since 2009 when the menace of Boko Haram began and thus deserve care, so that the people could live a normal life again.
World Bank, IMF, Oxfam urge Nigeria to invest in human capital
The World Bank has urged Nigeria to faithfully build and invest in critical infrastructure that would wholly support its growth aspirations.The bank’s Group President, Jim Yong Kim, in his opening remarks at the 2017 yearly meeting of the International Monetary Fund......
North Korea tension a threat to Asian growth, says World Bank
The World Bank warned Wednesday that surging tensions over North Korea's nuclear programme could be a threat to robust growth in Asia.
Nigeria demands reform of IMF, World Bank
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, stated this at the 41st Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 plus China (G77+China) on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.
‘Poor World Bank ranking on Nigeria discouraging investments’
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, stated this on Wednesday, in his message at a workshop for Judicial Officers organized by the National judicial Institute (NJI) held in Abuja.