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Jim Kim joins Bayo Ogunlesi’s GIP as vice chairman — after resignation from World Bank

    Jim Kim joins Bayo Ogunlesi’s GIP as vice chairman — after resignation from World Bank

Jim Yong Kim, outgoing president of the World Bank, will join Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), a New York-based private investment fund, as a partner and vice chairman, Reuters reports. GIP,

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World Bank: We were wrong to advise Nigeria to invest hard in infrastructure

    World Bank: We were wrong to advise Nigeria to invest hard in infrastructure

Jim Yong Kim, World Bank president, says the institution’s advice to countries, including Nigeria to invest hard infrastructure was a wrong approach. Commenting on Nigeria’s ranking while unveiling the bank’s

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Nigeria among bottom seven in World Bank’s first ever Human Capital Index

    Nigeria among bottom seven in World Bank’s first ever Human Capital Index

Nigeria has been ranked 152 out of 157 countries in the first-ever Human Capital Index released by the World Bank Group. Unveiling the report on Thursday at the ongoing annual

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World Bank: African countries’ subsidies help the rich more than the poor

    World Bank: African countries’ subsidies help the rich more than the poor

Jim Yong Kim, World Bank president, says subsidies provided by African countries help the rich more than the poor. Speaking to journalists at the ongoing Spring meetings of the International

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World Bank: Cryptocurrencies are basically Ponzi schemes

  World Bank: Cryptocurrencies are basically Ponzi schemes

Jim Yong Kim, World Bank president, says cryptocurrencies are like Ponzi schemes. Kim joined other experts who have warned against

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REPORTER’S DIARY: Did Jim Yong Kim quote Buhari out of context?

  REPORTER’S DIARY: Did Jim Yong Kim quote Buhari out of context?

I was in the room when Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, said what he said on Thursday in

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Don’t rely on oil prices, World Bank warns Nigeria

Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, says that Nigeria and other African countries must not rely on rising

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Adesina: Money is not Africa’s problem

  Adesina: Money is not Africa’s problem

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), says the problem with the African continent is not capital but

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World Bank appoints Ghanaian economist to lead Asia and Pacific

Jim Yong Kim, World Bank Group president, has appointed Victoria Kwakwa as the new Regional Vice President for East Asia

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Kim: World Bank will help recover ‘Panama funds’

  Kim: World Bank will help recover ‘Panama funds’

Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank Group, says the global financial institution would help developing countries recover stolen

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