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Border Closure And Lessons From The World Bank

Border Closure And Lessons From The World Bank

🕔14:59, 16.Oct 2019

Nigerians with critical interest have expressed concern about introducing such a policy without palliative, submitting that the policy in their estimation remains an unjust man-made code that neither squares with moral laws nor uplifts human personalities,

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BREAKING: World Bank Approves $2.1 Billion Loan For Seven Projects In Nigeria

BREAKING: World Bank Approves $2.1 Billion Loan For Seven Projects In Nigeria

🕔18:22, 28.Jun 2018

A statement issued in Abuja on Thursday said the loans were approved in Washington on Wednesday and are for seven projects to support Nigeria’s investment in nutrition, access to electricity, states’ fiscal transparency, polio eradication, women’s economic empowerment, public finance and national statistics and reducing vulnerability to soil erosion.

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Our Focus Is Only On Sensible Projects– World Bank

Our Focus Is Only On Sensible Projects– World Bank

🕔07:43, 14.May 2018

The World Bank has stated that it will only invest in sensible projects that will help create meaningful impact in developing countries. The Executive Director, Angola, Nigeria and South Africa sub-group, World Bank, Ms. Bongi Kunene , stated this during

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Nigeria’s Poverty, Unemployment Rates On The Increase

Nigeria’s Poverty, Unemployment Rates On The Increase

🕔06:34, 2.May 2018

The World Bank has raised alarm over the increase in Nigeria’s unemployment and underemployment rates in 2017. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the World Bank in Abuja on Monday night, which showed in its report, ‘Nigeria’s Bi-annual

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Senate Stops El-Rufai’s $350m Loan Request

Senate Stops El-Rufai’s $350m Loan Request

🕔07:10, 30.Mar 2018

The Senate has stopped the request by the Kaduna State Government to secure a $350m loan from the World Bank. A recommendation by the Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts and supported by the three Senators from the state

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Aid Addiction: Is Nigeria Hooked On Foreign Assistance?

Aid Addiction: Is Nigeria Hooked On Foreign Assistance?

🕔06:16, 27.Mar 2018

If the critical recipient and donor issues are not addressed, these funds will continue to be expended without lasting and sustainable results

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FG Seeks $1bn Power Loan From World Bank

FG Seeks $1bn Power Loan From World Bank

🕔07:12, 26.Feb 2018

The Federal Government has approached the World Bank for the release of $1bn performance-based loan for Nigeria’s Power Sector Recovery Programme(PSRP). The talks between both parties have been reported to be in the final phase with the approval soon to

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World Bank Partners  Osun State On SME Empowerment

World Bank Partners Osun State On SME Empowerment

🕔07:37, 15.Feb 2018

The World Bank has entered into an agreement with the Osun State Agency for Community and Social Development Project on social developmental projects aimed at reaching 1,073,129 beneficiaries in rural communities. The partnership which will be in the tune of

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Nigeria: The Contradictions (Part 27)

Nigeria: The Contradictions (Part 27)

🕔06:47, 23.Dec 2017

Woe betide this country if the large number of the unemployed should ever get organized and take on the establishment!

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World Bank Considers $1bn Loan To FG

World Bank Considers $1bn Loan To FG

🕔08:38, 7.Dec 2017

The loan will help improve the power sector

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