Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Prof. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has renewed her interest in vying for the post of World Bank’s President. Okonjo-Iweala, in an interview with Richard Quest on Cable News Network (CNN), disclosed this yesterday in Davos, Switzerland. She said: “I know that, because I contested the last time in 2012, and many people […]
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In 2018, the World Bank Group provided a record-breaking $20.5 billion for climate action: doubling delivery from the year before the Paris Agreement… Joseph Inokotong, Abuja The World Bank Group yesterday in Washington DC announced a major new set of climate targets for 2021-2025, doubling its current five-year investments to around $200 billion in support […]
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Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, says the Buhari-led administration chose to save the naira instead of building reserves. Emefiele, who made this known to journalists on
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Nigeria, yesterday, received another damning assessment from the World Bank Group on its education, health policies and development, describing them as very poor. …
Isaac Anumihe, Abuja The Federal Government has so far released N460 billion out of the N9.12 trillion budgeted for the 2018 fiscal year. Speaking to newsmen, yesterday, at the ongoing World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund in Bali, Indonesia, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma said that the release was […]
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Nigeria has been ranked 152 out of 157 countries in the first ever Human Capital Index released by the World Bank Group. Unveiling the report on Thursday at the ongoing
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group have committed to giving the global anti-money laundry efforts a push.
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut the growth projections made for Nigeria saying the country’s economy is doing poorly. Gian Maria Milesi-Ferretti, deputy director at IMF’s research department made
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At the 2017 annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group, Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, advised world leaders to invest in their people. During his
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