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Nigeria’s low tax-to-GDP ratio not justification for increasing taxes, AfDB tells FG

    Nigeria’s low tax-to-GDP ratio not justification for increasing taxes, AfDB tells FG

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), says the federal government must exercise restraint in tax increment. He said that the fact that the country’s tax to gross

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AfDB: Our projects provided 8m people with water, connected 260,000 to electricity

    AfDB: Our projects provided 8m people with water, connected 260,000 to electricity

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it played a critical role in supporting millions of Africans affected by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. This bank stated this

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Kano to get $110m as AfDB earmarks $563m for agriculture, rural roads in Nigeria

    Kano to get $110m as AfDB earmarks $563m for agriculture, rural roads in Nigeria

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it will spend $563 million on rural roads, transport infrastructure, water, sanitation and agricultural productivity in Nigeria. Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB president, said this when

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AfDB: We’re ready to help design, implement bonds to tackle insecurity in Nigeria

    AfDB: We’re ready to help design, implement bonds to tackle insecurity in Nigeria

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it is ready to assist Nigeria in the design and implementation of security-indexed investment bonds to raise more resources to tackle its security challenges.

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Afreximbank, AFC join forces with AfDB to speed up agro-industrialisation across Africa

Development financial institutions have announced their commitments to speed up the special agro-industrial processing zones (SAPZ) initiative of the African

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AfDB approves $50m facility agreement with Standard Chartered Bank

  AfDB approves $50m facility agreement with Standard Chartered Bank

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced the approval of a $50 million multinational trade finance risk participation agreement (RFA)

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Akinwumi Adesina: IMF’s SDR allocation will boost finances of developing countries

  Akinwumi Adesina: IMF’s SDR allocation will boost finances of developing countries

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), says the International Monetary Fund (IMF) $650 billion special drawing rights

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Water project: AfDB debars Nigerian company for 18 months over ‘fraudulent practices’

  Water project: AfDB debars Nigerian company for 18 months over ‘fraudulent practices’

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has announced 18-month debarment of Sargittarius Nigeria Limited, an engineering company, and its affiliates,

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AfDB: We’ve trained 130,000 youths across Africa through our coding for employment programme

  AfDB: We’ve trained 130,000 youths across Africa through our coding for employment programme

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it has trained 130,000 youths through its coding for employment digital skills programme. AfDB

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AfDB to support tech-based MSMEs with $500m, says Osinbajo

  AfDB to support tech-based MSMEs with $500m, says Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says the African Development Bank (AfDB) has agreed to support micro, small and medium enterprises(MSMEs) in Nigeria,

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