Sunday, 14th August 2022
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World Bank

4 days ago
The Federal Government, in collaboration with the World Bank, has embarked on a $700m Agro-Climatic Resilience in Semi-Arid Landscapes (ACReSAL) project against environmental degradation in Nigeria.
6 Aug
No fewer than 25,000 women have benefitted from World Bank’s N1.5b intervention grants in Kebbi State tagged Nigeria for Women Projects.
2 Aug
The precarious state of Nigeria’s public finance has been widely acknowledged both locally and by multilateral financial institutions such as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
29 Jul
Over N1 billion has been disbursed out of a World Bank’s $100 million loan facility for the implementation of the Nigeria for Women Project in six states.
26 Jul
Worsening economic crisis, including galloping inflation, weakened currency, rising unemployment and deepened poverty, is the subject matter of a meeting of governors of the 36 states of the federation with officials of the World Bank and three key ministers today.
24 Jul
With the upgrade of 10 substations aimed at addressing the power needs of over 13 million people in Lagos State, the World Bank and Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) may be contributing
22 Jul
Imo State Government has siad it has started receiving $11 million from the World Bank under its State Fiscal Transparency Accountability and Sustainability (SFTAS) programme.
17 Jul
The Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU), in Riga, Latvia, scored the highest points and emerged top to clinch the Best Egmont Case Award (BECA) nomination among the 164-member countries of the Egmont Group.
14 Jul
At least 6,000 crop and livestock farmers in Kwara State have benefited from the first round of government and World Bank-enabled support along agricultural value chains.
5 Jul
Like many Africans, Nigerians have an inherent suspicion of international institutions operating on the continent. It surely has as much to do with clouded colonial memories
4 Jul
Somehow, the Nigerian economy has tottered and wobbled through the first half of year 2022 (January to June), with practically all the indicators exhibiting worrisome trends.
29 Jun
• World Bank calls for sovereign debt changes ahead of looming recession • Cold attitude to reforms harming domestic investment outlook, experts say  • ‘Challenge western countries but with better policy options’ • Nigeria’s Eurobond rises by about 100% in six months Nigeria is gradually inching towards a financial ‘blockade’ at the international financial market,…


9 mins ago
The Ghanaian High Commission in Nigeria has said that President Nana Akufo-Addo did not write the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential flag-bearer, Bola Tinubu to step aside for the Labour Party..
1 hour ago
Harry Kane snatched a 96th minute equaliser to salvage a 2-2 draw for Tottenham from a feisty London derby against Chelsea on Sunday.
1 hour ago
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2 hours ago
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4 hours ago
Nottingham Forest celebrated their first home game in the Premier League for 23 years by beating West Ham 1-0 on Sunday.