TAG: WORLD BANK

Adeosun Insists Govt Policies Not OPEC Will Get Us Out of Recession

In order to fund the 2017 budget – its largest budget ever, Nigeria has borrowed extensively from foreign development...







How Kenya Jumped 21 Places Up In The Ease Of Doing Business Report Vs Nigeria’s 1. 

The World Bank recently reeased the latest edition of its Ease of Doing  Business Report and Kenya was ranked...



FG and World Bank Earmark $100m To Aid Girl-Child Education in The North

The World Bank has announced that it will partner with the Federal Government by setting aside N1.9 billion ($100...


Nigeria’s Exposure To World Bank Loans Is $6.29bn

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has said that Nigeria’s debt exposure to the World Bank now stands at $6.29...


[$1 Billion Eurobond Sale] Nigeria Approach China Exim Bank, World Bank and AfDB

Talks are currently ongoing with the Export-Import Bank of China alongside discussions with the World Bank for a $2.5...


World Bank Lists 5 Challenges Faced By Small Businesses In Nigeria

Access to finance, power, infrastructure, taxes and corruption are major constrains to the growth of Micro Small and Medium...


What The Proposed $3.5 billion Emergency World Bank Loan Means For Nigeria

The Financial Times is reporting that Nigeria is seeking for an “emergency loan” of $3.5b to help finance the...


FEC Permits Lagos State For $200 million World Bank Loan

The Federal Executive Council, today approved an additional $200m loan from the International Development Association, an arm of the...


World Bank Says It Needs More Time To Compile Abacha Loot

The World Bank has said it needs more time to compile and furnish a Civil Society Organisation, Socio-Economic Rights...


See Why A Nigerian Received World Bank Grant Of $7m

A 2014 fellow of the Mandela Washington Fellowship, a flagship programme of President Barrack Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative,...


After SEC, Arunma Oteh Joins World Bank As Vice-President

Arunma Oteh, former Director-General of the Security Exchange Commission (SEC), has joined the World Bank as Vice-President and Treasurer....


Accountants Rejoice: World Bank To Facilitate ICAN’s Global Membership

  The Financial deal entered into by World Bank and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales,...


Economy: Climate Change Can Shrink Nigeria’s GDP By 4.5%- World Bank

Decline in agricultural production induced by climate change can reduce the nation’s Gross Domestic Product by as much as...


Over 10 Million Nigerian Adults Are Illiterate – World Bank

The World Bank has said that over 10 million Nigerian adults are illiterate, while over seven million children are...


Is This The World Bank PR Video That Jump Started The Positive Economic Image of Nigeria Worldwide

  Like I’ve said recently Nigeria has been getting some good PR on the economic front lately. Its hard...