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I will work towards breaching Africa’s infrastructure gap – Adesina

Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), has pledged to bridge the infrastructure gap in Africa by expanding partnership and tilting...

COVID-19’ll cost Nigeria, Togo, others $236.7bn GDP – AfDB

With the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic in Africa, the African Development Bank (AfDB) have reported that it could cost Nigeria, Togo and other countries on the...

AfDB approves $20 million to contain spread of COVID-19 in G5 Sahel nations

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved $20 million in grant funding from the African Development Fund, to build capacity to curb and stop...

AfDB board bars fresh probe, orders independent review of Ethics report on Adeshina

The Bureau of the Board of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has foreclosed the possibility of reopening the probe of the bank’s President, Dr. Akinwumi...

AfDB Crisis: Obasanjo calls for support for Adesina

Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has urged former African leaders to collectively support the laid down procedures of the African Development Bank...

Africa import $50bn worth of food annually —AfDB

African countries import nearly 50 billion dollars net of food annually. This was contained in a statement by Jennifer Blanke, Vice President for Agriculture, Human, and...

Africa’s debt is still under control –AfDB

Africa’s debt is still under control, says the African Development Bank during its Annual Meetings in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea on Thursday. This was disclosed during...

Court fixes July 12 to deliver judgment on suit seeking to sack Ag CJN

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, fixed July 12 to deliver judgment seeking to sack Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad....

Nigeria, others to benefit from AfDB’s 3.2 million Swiss francs

Nigeria, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa are set benefit from 3.2 million Swiss francs donated to the African Development Bank by State...