Afreximbank’s African Commodity Index declines moderately in Q3-2020

African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has released the Afreximbank African Commodity Index (AACI) for Q3-2020. The AACI is a trade-weighted index designed to track the price...

UN allocates emergency $15m to address food insecurity in northeast Nigeria

The Emergency Relief Chief Mark Lowcock has allocated a total of $15 million emergency funding to address rising food insecurity in north-east Nigeria. The ongoing...

One year after Nairobi Summit on ICPD25

  Remarks by the UNFPA Resident Representative Ms. Ulla Mueller at the One year Anniversary of the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25   Held Virtually on  November 12,...

Adesina speaks at Global Centre for Adaptation

Opening Speech by Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, President, African Development Bank Group at the Launch of the Global Center for Adaptation – Africa. Wednesday, September...

AfDB okays $27m to boost Africa Covid-19 response initiative

The African Development Bank on Friday 24 July approved $27.4 million in grants to boost the African Union’s (AU) efforts to mobilize continental response...

Infrastructure fund Africa50 helps Egypt’s solar power sector take off

A 37-square-kilometer solar park so large that it can be seen from space, with over seven million photovoltaic panels, and funding of $4 billion....

AfDB joins Nasdaq Sustainable Bond Network

Nasdaq on Wednesday announced the inclusion of the African Development Bank, one of the world’s largest issuers of social bonds, in the Nasdaq Sustainable Bond Network (NSBN).

AfDB debars Chinese firm for fraud

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on June 16, 2020, announced the conclusion of a negotiated settlement agreement with Sieyuan Electric Co. Ltd., a...

UN condemns attacks on Borno civilians, humanitarian hub

The Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon, has condemned the violent attacks by non-state armed groups in Monguno and Nganzai local government areas of...

Social stigma threatens COVID-19 response

Anecdotal evidence indicate that stigma associated with the COVID-19 can make people hide when they are sick and can also make people delay in seeking treatment

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