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African Development Bank supports Afe Babalola University expansion with $40m loan
15-06-2017 | 10:20:54
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed agreements for a corporate loan to finance the expansion of Afe Babalola University (ABUAD) in Ado Ekiti, Nigeria.
AfDB President Adesina receives Life-time Award for Child Nutrition
15-06-2017 | 10:04:06
The President of the African Development Bank Group, Akinwumi Adesina, was honored with the 2017 Gene White Lifetime Achievement Award by the Global Child Nutrition Foundation in Washington D.C., on Tuesday, 13 June 2017.
Africa remains world’s second-fastest growing region - AfDB
25-05-2017 | 09:42:37
In 2016, Africa as a whole maintained its position as the world’s second-fastest growing economies behind South Asia.
Dangote will be the largest exporter of rice in 5 years to come - AfDB President
18-04-2017 | 09:44:03
Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), says billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, may become the largest exporter of rice in the world by 2021.
The AfDB Group appoints Wale Shonibare as Director for Energy Financial Solutions, Policy and Regulation
17-01-2017 | 09:30:00
The African Development Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Wale Shonibare as the Director – Energy Financial Solutions, Policy and Regulation with effect from 9th January 2017.
Africa50 to Develop Solar Power in Nigeria
19-12-2016 | 10:15:00
Africa50, the infrastructure fund for Africa, has signed a joint development agreement (JDA) for an 80 MW (AC) solar photovoltaic independent power project in Nigeria.
AfDB approves USD250m loan and EUR5m grant for rebuilding and stabilization in North East Nigeria
15-12-2016 | 08:12:34
The AfDB Board of Directors has approved a financing package comprising USD 150 million ADB Loan, USD 100 ADF Loan and the EUR 5 million RWSSI Grant Facility, to finance the Inclusive Basic Service Delivery and Livelihood Empowerment Integrated Programme
AfDB Group approves the first Multi-jurisdictional Fixed Income ETF in Africa
08-12-2016 | 11:46:08
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a seed equity capital investment of USD 25 million into the African Domestic Bond Fund (ADBF).
AfDB and UBA sign USD150m Line of Credit
02-12-2016 | 09:45:00
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) on Wednesday November 30, 2016, signed a US$ 150 million loan agreement to finance infrastructure and SME projects, including women-owned enterprises in Nigeria.
The AfDB Group appoints Marie Laure Akin-Olugbade Country Manager, West Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery Office
28-11-2016 | 09:15:00
The African Development Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Marie-Laure Akin-Olugbade as the Country Manager for the West Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery Office.