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AfDB plans boost in agric sector via contest in schools

As part of its goal to see a generational shift in agriculture on the continent, the African Development Bank has taken its ‘Farming is Cool’ initiative to school children in Nigeria. The Bank has also launched a Junior Art Contest in Nigeria to promote the potential of agriculture among secondary school children. Africa is hoping to feed itself and to ...

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AfDB to focus more on power sector in 2018

The Country Director, African Development Bank (AfDB),Ebrima Faal,has said that the bank would focuse mostly on power sector in 2018. Faal said this during an interaction with journalists at the newly-built Nigeria Country Department Office, on Tuesday, in Abuja. He said that the new office, to be commissioned on January 18, was the first structure to be designed and constructed ...

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Nigeria is largest shareholder in AfDB with portfolio of $6bn – Official

The Nigeria Country Director of African Development Bank (AfDB), Ebrima Faal, has said that Nigeria is the bank’s largest shareholder, with a portfolio of approximately six billion U.S dollars. Faai announced this in a statement issued on Monday and made available in Abuja. Faal said that President Muhammadu Buhari would inaugurate the bank’s new office complex, in Abuja, on January ...

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