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The Senate and the CN-APRM strengthen their cooperation framework

A meeting between the National Commission of the African Peer Review Mechanism (CN-APRM) and the Senate of Côte d'Ivoire has been held in...
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CNDH mobilizes actors in society against breast and cervical cancer

The Ivorian National Council for Human Rights (CNDH), has held an information and awareness meeting in Abidjan for human rights organizations on cancers of...

Africa gets sneak preview of Germany’s New Learning Platform

Participants at Africa’s top education and technology conference have been given a sneak preview of an innovative eLearning platform, which is set to be...
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Commey To Represent Ghana At African Table Tennis Top 16 Championship in Abidjan

Current top table tennis player in Ghana Emmanuel Commey will join Derek Abrefa to represent Ghana in African top 16 Qualification at Parc...

Commey, Abrefa to represent Ghana at the Africa Top 16 Table Tennis Championship.

National Table Tennis player Emmanuel Commey, will join top seed Derek Abrefa to participate in the 2019 African Table Tennis Top 16 Championship in...

Germany to affirm its strong partnership with Africa

Germany will affirm its strong partnership with Africa, as experts gather to discuss “learnability and employability” at the 2019 eLearning Africa in Abidjan. This...

Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire poised to boost investor confidence in mineral exploration

The Senior Minister, Hon. Yaw Osafo-Maafo, as the Chairman of Ghana’s committee of the joint implementation of the International Tribunal for the Law of...

AfDB unveils US$ 2 billion 1.625% Global Benchmark due 16 September 2022

The African Development Bank, rated Aaa/AAA/AAA (Moody’s/S&P/Fitch, all stable), has launched and priced a US$ 2 billion 3-year Global Benchmark bond due 16 September...

AfDB President Adesina joins global leaders in Tokyo

A high-level African Development Bank delegation, led by President Akinwumi Adesina, is set to join global leaders at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on...
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AU, AfDB sign $4.8million grant earmarked for continental free trade secretariat

The African Development Bank Group has signed a $4.8 million institutional support grant to the African Union (AU) for implementation of the African...

AfDB supports Africa’s largest wind power project in Kenya

Africa’s largest wind farm, a €620 million energy masterpiece boosting 365 turbines in northern Kenya, will help the East African nation stay on track...

AfDB debars Nigerian construction firm for 3 years over fraudulent practices

The African Development Bank Group on 3 June 2019, announced the debarment of Qualitrends Global Solutions Nigeria Limited, a construction company registered in Nigeria,...
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AfDB okays $150m investment package for Infrastructure Credit Guarantee Company

The Board of the African Development Bank has approved a $15-million investment package to Infrastructure Credit Guarantee Company (InfraCredit), to support infrastructure financing through...

AfDB okays US$20 million investment in Uhuru Growth Fund

The African Development Bank has approved a US$20 million equity investment in Uhuru Growth Fund 1, a first-generation fund sponsored by Uhuru Partners Limited,...

Africa to Discuss Contentious New Diamond League Rules in Abidjan

The decision to drop the 5,000m and 10,000m races from the IAAF Diamond League will be discussed at length by the Confederation of Africa...
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Ivory Coast Adjusts Mission of Public Expenditure Controllers

The Ivorian government has reorganized the way in which public expenditure controllers, now called "fiscal sustainability", work in the context of programming and budgeting. A...

Equatorial Guinea : Ready to host AfDB’s 2019 Annual Meetings in Malabo

Equatorial Guinea will host the African Development Bank’s next Annual Meetings in June 2019, following the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the...

AWF Commended For Delivering Its Mandate Since Its Inception

The Governing Council of the African water Facility (AWF) has commended the Facility for mobilizing over €1.4 billion for the implementation of projects. The...

AFAWA signs agreement with We-Fi to unlock Financial opportunities to women

The African Development Bank’s Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa (AFAWA) program has signed a financial procedures agreement with the World Bank-led Women...

HRH Muhammadu Sanusi II To Speaks At The AfDB Eminent Speakers’ Seminar

The African Development Institute, the knowledge promotion and capacity development department of the African Development Bank will host an Eminent Speakers’ Seminar on 29...

Board approves €7 million investment in Partech Africa Fund

The African Development Bank’s efforts to channel critical investment funding to Africa’s entrepreneurs received a big boost on Thursday in Abidjan, where the Bank’s...

ECOWAS opens a national center in Abidjan to boost peace, security

The government of Côte d'Ivoire, in collaboration with Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the U.S. State Department, organized on Thursday in...

AfDB endorses US$20 million for Liberia’s SMEs

The African Development Bank has approved US$ 20 million facility to boost lending to small and medium-sized enterprises in Liberia. The loan, approved by the...
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AfDB Appoints Yana Kakar to Presidential Youth Advisory Group

The African Development Bank has announced the appointment of Yana Kakar to the Presidential Youth Advisory Group, which provides insights and innovative solutions for...
5th Annual SEforALL Africa Workshop

5th Annual SeforAll Africa Workshop will look at Funding for energy access

Back-to-back with the SEforALL Global Forum held in Lisbon recently, the SEforALL Africa Hub held its Fifth Annual Africa Workshop under the headline “Financing...

AfDB Expels Robert Akika Ngong

The African Development Bank Group on 15 May 2018, announced the debarment of Robert Akika Ngong for a minimum period of 36 months. An...

AfDB Approves Funds for On-grid IPP Solar Power Procurement Deal

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $1.5-million grant from the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) to...
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AfDB Places Africa High on Its Programme

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has made green energy supply a major priority to drive Africa’s economic growth. Mr. Amadou Hott, the Bank’s Vice President...

AfDB pumps funds into Africa’s green growth energy portfolios

Mr Amadou Hott, Vice President for Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth of the African Development Bank has said the Bank is radically...

AfDB to Spearhead Africa’s industrialization agenda

Africa Development Bank (AfDB) is leading the drive to attract more investments towards aggressive industrialization of Africa to create jobs and wealth for the...