Tag: World Bank

World Bank Approves $500m To Support Nigeria In Electricity Distribution

The World Bank has approved $500 million to support Nigeria in improving its operations of electricity distribution. The bank said the project would help boost...

World Bank Approves $750m Loan To Improve Power In Nigeria

The World Bank has International Development Association credit worth $750m for Nigeria’s Power Sector Recovery Operation to improve electricity supply, SaharaReporters reports. The international financial...

Nigeria’s Economy Slipping – World Bank

The World Bank has released a new report in which it stated that the Nigerian economy has been slipping since 1995 and this continued till...

Women And Men Have Equal Rights In Only 6 Countries –...

The world is moving at a fast pace but it seems women are being left behind. In a recent report by the World Bank Group,...

Jim Yong Kim Resigns As President of World Bank

Jim Yong Kim has announced he is stepping down as the head of the World Bank, in a move that sent shock waves through...

World Bank Launches World-First Blockchain Bond

The World Bank has priced the world’s first public bond created and managed using only blockchain in a A$100 million ($73.16 million) deal designed...

World Bank Approves $2.1 Billion Loan For Nigeria To Execute Major...

The World Bank has announced the approval of $2.1bn loan for seven projects to be executed in Nigeria. According to a statement released in Abuja...

Loan for Seven Projects Worth $2.1B Approved By World Bank For...

The World Bank has announced the approval of  loan totalling $2.1Bn for seven projects to be executed in Nigeria. According to a statement released on...

World Bank approves $611m to assist Nigeria’s out-of-school children

The World Bank has approved $611 million to support the Nigeria government in tackling the rising statistics of out-of-school children, who are currently put...

Jim Kim ~ World Bank determined to end extreme poverty by...

World Bank Group President Jim Kim said the bank was determined to boost shared prosperity to end extreme poverty by 2030. Kim said this at...