In a bid to promote best practice and support women entrepreneurs globally to drive change, economic expansion, and advance communities around Africa, Access Bank Plc through the W Initiative has further deepened its relationship with female entrepreneurs in Nigeria.
Multilateral lenders account for 35 per cent of Africa’s total external debt, and 32 per cent by private lenders.China accounts for 20 per cent of the debt of the continent and 12 per cent by other governments.
The World Bank has said the projected growth of Nigeria’s economy in 2018 would drop from 2.1 per cent it had estimated for the country in April to 1.9 per cent.
‘Unlocking Opportunities in Money Transfer and Payment systems in Africa’, will lead the discuss as thought leaders in the remittance ecosystem in Africa and beyond meets for the 7th Remittance Africa Expo 2018.
L-R: Nigeria’s finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, IMF boss, Christine Lagarde and CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele.
The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, yesterday left Nigeria for Washington DC to join other economic experts from around the world to discuss issues affecting global economy.
The World Bank Group and the Federal Government of Nigeria concluded two days of high-level consultations on the Power Sector Recovery Programme (PSRP).The PSRP is a comprehensive programme of policy, legal, regulatory, operational and financial interventions that will restore service efficiency and long-term power sector viability.
World Bank ,Senior Mining Specialist, Energy and Extractive Industries (GEEDR) Francisco Igualada says they are partnering with the federal government to create effectitive mining sector.
The World Bank is set to inject $200 million into Nigeria’s agricultural sector, PREMIUM TIMES has gathered.
.Focuses on agric, power, industrialization, transportation
The Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), which unveils a road map for Nigeria’s economic recovery, growth and sustainable development has been released.