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    Politics AfDB to respond to Nigeria’s $1.1bn budget support request quickly – Pulse Nigeria News
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    Business Borrowing from pension fund could compromise scheme, erode confidence — Workers – The Guardian Nigeria News

    On Tuesday, December 31, the African Development Bank (AfDB) openly endorsed the idea of African countries spending part of their pension funds on infrastructure development. President of the AfDB, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News –...
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    Business AfDB launches $500 million project to boost agriculture in Nigeria – Official – Premium Times Nigeria

    The African Development Bank (AfDB) has launched a $500 million project to begin the implementation of special agro industrialised processing zones (SAPZ) to aid agricultural growth in Nigeria. The special adviser to the AfDB President, Akinwunmi Adesina, on industrialisation, Banji Oyeyinka...
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    Business AfDB, Asian Bank, others worsen poor nations’ debt problem – Nairametrics

    World Bank has alleged that African Development Bank (AfDB), Asian Development Bank, and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development worsen the debt burden of Nigeria and other countries. This was disclosed by the President of the global lender, David Malpass, at a forum in...
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    Metro I don’t believe in youth empowerment - Akinwumi Adesina - LIB

    President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, while disagreeing with the idea of youth empowerment, said youth investment is the only key to unlock the envisioned potentials of youth. read more
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    Business AfDB approves $500,000 for clean energy in Nigeria – Naijabizcom

    The African Development Bank says it has approved a $500,000 grant to support the development of clean energy in Nigeria. The grant was approved under the AfDB’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa, according to a statement issued by the bank on Friday.... Read more via Naijabizcom –...
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    Business W’Bank, AfDB Blacklist 15 Nigerian Companies, 9 Individuals – Leadership Newspaper

    The World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have blacklisted 15 Nigerian firms doing businesses with them. Also, nine Nigerians nationals for various forms of procurement malpractices have been blacklisted by the global and continental financial institutions. An online news medium...
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    Business AFDB says Africa’s GDP will grow in 2020 – Nairametrics

    The African Development Bank Group President, Akinwumi Adesina, has said the bank expects Africa’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to grow by 4 per cent this year, and 4.1 percent in 2020. While addressing diplomats at a lunch organised recently in Abidjan, Adesina referred to the bank’s …...
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    Business AfDB to institute climate risk management plan for African countries – BusinessDay News

    In a move aimed at boosting resilience and responding to climate shocks in regional member countries, the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved the..... Read more via BusinessDay News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business AfDB approves $15 million for equity investment in Nigeria – Nairametrics

    The Board of Directors African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $15 million for equity investment in Verod Capital Growth Fund III, a private equity fund for investments in high growth middle market companies. AfDB made known that the approved fund will.. Read more via Nairametrics –...
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    Business AfDB President Leads Delegation to China-Africa Cooperation Summit – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, will lead a delegation to the Forum on China–Africa Cooperation (FOCAC 2018), taking place in the Chinese capital, Beijing, September 3 – 4. The theme of this year’s summit, which will be... Read more via Thisdaylive...
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    Metro AfDB, FAO partner to raise $100 million for food security – Nairametrics

    In a move to promote food security, sustainable agriculture and rural development, African Development Bank (AfDB) and Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) have collaborated to raise $100 million for agriculture.... Read more via Nairametrics – Get More Nigeria...