Nigeria releases guidelines for N78b green bonds projects
Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, who spoke at the side event organised by the Nigerian government on the theme “Exploring Alternative Sources of Funding for Climate Change Initiative...
World Bank support for Nigeria’s agriculture development hits $600m
The World Bank said it has currently committed to about $400 million into the Nigerian agriculture, and also unveiled plans to commit another $200 million in the nation’s livestock development.
World Bank supports 11, 000 tomato farmers in Kano
In the last 10 months, the FADAMA II Additional Financing project financed by the World Bank has supported 10845 farmers comprising 585 youths, 1575 females and 8685 males.
Nigeria, World Bank sign deal to add 500mw to national grid
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo at the signing ceremony described the agreements as significant, enabling the consistent additional generation of more than 500 MW of electricity to the national grid.
NgREN bandwidth infrastructure for universities idle away
Austin Okere, founder, CWG, the company that implemented the project disclosed this at the median edition of ICT Success Summit held in Lagos.
World Bank: Kenya’s 2016 GDP to see growth as agriculture contributes
Kenya’s economy is expected to grow by 5.9 percent in 2016, the World Bank said on Monday, unchanged from an earlier forecast and up from actual growth of 5.6 percent last year.
Ajimobi wants review of Oyo partnership with World Bank
Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has called for the restructuring of the state’s working relationship with the World Bank for efficiency, effectiveness and timely execution of projects.
World Bank supports 120 schools with teaching aides in Ekiti
The World Bank has supported 120 public primary and secondary schools in Ekiti with teaching materials running into millions of naira.