World Bank Report Shows How to Boost Private Sector Investment in Africa’s Transmission Sector
06-06-2017 | 07:29:44
A new World Bank report released today called for increased private sector investment in Africa’s under-developed electricity transmission infrastructure, a vital ingredient for reaching Africa’s energy goals.
Nigeria faces prospects of fragile economic recovery in 2017, World Bank
24-05-2017 | 08:42:00
Nigeria can build on the oil-driven economic recovery anticipated for it in 2017 by strengthening its macroeconomic policy framework according to World Bank.
Economic Growth in Africa is on the Upswing Following a Sharp Slowdown - World Bank
20-04-2017 | 09:28:00
Economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is rebounding in 2017 after registering the worst decline in more than two decades in 2016, according to the new Africa’s Pulse, a bi-annual analysis of the state of African economies conducted by the World Bank.
World Bank Approves $150m to Enhance Mining Sector Contribution in Nigeria
17-04-2017 | 07:40:02
The World Bank’s Board today approved a $150 million credit to enhance the contribution of the mining sector to the Nigerian economy.
World Bank approves $200m credit to Nigeria to support agricultural productivity
27-03-2017 | 07:36:18
The World Bank today approved a $200 million credit to further support the Government of Nigeria in its efforts to enhance agricultural productivity of small and medium scale farmers in participating states.
World Bank Approves $200m Emergency Support to North East Nigeria
21-03-2017 | 10:14:08
The World Bank’s Board today approved a $200 million credit to support the Government of Nigeria’s response to the acute humanitarian and forced-displacement crisis triggered by the Boko Haram conflict in North East Nigeria. T
World Bank forecast for Nigeria in 2017
16-01-2017 | 10:10:22
The federal government of Nigeria believes substitute sources of revenue generation will grow the economy out of its current situation provided areas such as Agriculture and Manufacturing are ventured into passionately.
New Report Shows How Africa’s Electricity Providers Can Be Profitable and Still Make Electricity Affordable
31-10-2016 | 10:31:00
A new World Bank study outlines how Sub-Saharan Africa’s struggling power utilities can be financially viable and at the same time make electricity access affordable for the poor.
IFC partners with DFID to accelerate solar power
29-09-2016 | 10:44:16
IFC collaborates with UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) to assist with solar systems in commercial and industrial sectors of Nigeria.
New Health Care Model Launches in Nigeria to Improve Women and Children’s Health
28-09-2016 | 10:35:00
Each of Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory has received $1.5 million apiece to improve maternal, child, and nutrition health services for women and children throughout the country.