Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), is visiting Nigeria from September 26-28, 2016. It will be his first official visit to the country since his appointment president of AfDB last year. Stressing the need for Nigeria to put in place the right incentives to boost private investment and revive growth, Adesina will meet with policy-makers, the private sector, and development partners to discuss the challenges facing Nigeria and highlight the AfDB's commitment to further strengthen its partnership with Nigeria. More on AfDB in this BRIEFING
AfDB Supports Nigeria's Economic Governance Programme
African Development Bank, 2 November 2016
Executive Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 approved a US $600-million loan, being the first tranche of a US $1-billion budget support… Read more »
Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on 26th September. The AfDB president visit to Nigeria will be his first official visit to the country since his appointment last year. Adesina will meet policy-makers, the private sector, and development partners to discuss the challenges facing Nigeria and highlight the AfDB’s commitment to further strengthen its partnership with Nigeria
Adesina Stresses Need for Nigeria to Incentivize its Way Out of Recession
African Development Bank, 27 September 2016
Nigeria must reap the “dividends of devaluation” - AfDB to stand by Nigeria with increased financial support Read more »
AfDB President Begins First Official Visit to Nigeria
Adesina meets Economic Team, commends authorities for bold steps taken, and announces emergency grant for Internally Displaced People Read more »
NIgeria's President Muhammadu Buhari with Akinwunmi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun
AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina to Visit Nigeria to Strengthen Partnership With Major Shareholders
African Development Bank, 23 September 2016
Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), will visit Nigeria from September 26-28, 2016, on his first official visit to the country since his appointment… Read more »
Back in June, African Development Bank trade finance loan facilities went to two Nigerian banks: a USD $300-million to First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) and USD Read more »
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