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AfDB celebrates milestone with first social bond listing on London Stock...

Record-breaking US$3bn Fight Covid-19 social bond launches on LSE: a first for the Bank The African Development Bank’s  “Fight Covid-19” social bond, the largest social...

Trading thrives as new highway financed by the AfDB opens up...

The 120-metre Alemondji bridge was built as part of the renovation of the roads on the CU9 corridor linking Lomé, Cinkansé and Ouagadougou Every Tuesday,...

Foreign lenders are making a killing from Africa – AfDB

African governments need to be tougher when negotiating the terms of Eurobonds and commercial loans, the African Development Bank has said. Some external debts mature...

AfDB and partners unite in major push against malnutrition − ‘the...

Did you know that every US$1 invested in nutrition generates as much as US$138 in better health and increased productivity? The evidence is clear: improving...

AfDB says staple crops processing zones will transform African agriculture

“The zones will allow African countries to substantially reduce food imports, and become net exporters of processed foods and commodities” – President Akinwumi Adesina. Africa...

Airport expansion to give aviation sector a boost

A new terminal set to open at Accra’s Kotoka International Airport (KIA) aims to ease congestion and is expected to help facilitate tourism growth. Officials...

AfDB approves ZAR 140m loan to support African Local Currency Bond...

AfDB funding seeks to promote local currency bond issuers and develop domestic capital markets across the continent The Board of the African Development Bank has...

AfDB achieves 100% investment in green energy Projects in 2017

....Commits to 100% climate screening for all Bank financed projects The African Development Bank achieved a 100% investment in renewable energy in 2017, a major...

Stiglitz urges coordinated strategy for Africa’s economic success

The Babacar Ndiaye Lecture Series, an international series introduced by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), debuted in Washington D.C. recently with Nobel Laureate Joseph...

AfDB seeks global support for Africa’s young farmers

The African Development Bank has called for global support for Africa’s young farmers and “agripreneurs”, highlighting how agribusiness is the answer to the continent’s...

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