AfDB: Private investment key to Africa’s development

The AfDB recently hosted discussions on how the bank can strengthen support of Public Private Partnerships (PPP) and channel greater investment towards economic and social infrastructure. The digital workshop, Designing the African Development Bank’s PPP Framework, took place against the backdrop…

Nigeria: Just in – AfDB: Independent Review Panel Clears Adesina of All Allegations

An Independent Review Panel has completely exonerated the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, of any ethical wrongdoings. PREMIUM TIMES reported how the Independent Review Panel was set up by the Bureau of Governors of the Bank, following a complaint…

AfDB supports Namibia’s water and sanitation sector

by AfDB The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a US$121.7mn loan and US$ 3.37mn grant from the Rural Water Supply Sanitation Initiative Trust Fund to support Namibia’s “Water Sector Support Programme” This will provide job opportunities and empower women…

What Africa needs to overcome – AfDB

The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group says accelerated global health and economic effort are the actions needed to be able to overcome the coronavirus pandemic in the continent. President of the group, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina said this on Wednesday during…