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World bank approves $350m loan to Kaduna government
18 Nov 2017
World bank approves $350m loan to Kaduna government.
Nigeria moves up 24 places on global 'doing business' rankings
1 Nov 2017
Nigeria has moved up 24 places in the World Bank's Doing Business report to 145th position, implementing 5 reforms making it easier for doing business in Lagos and Kano.
World bank earmarks $500M for 10 States in Nigeria
28 Oct 2017
World bank earmarks $500M for 10 States in Nigeria.
World Bank advocates increase in human capital investment
15 Oct 2017
World Bank advocates increase in human capital investment.
World Bank invites S.A companies to stake claim in $45 bn projects
2 Oct 2017
The World Bank has invited South African companies to grab a piece of the US45 billion dollars that the group has set aside for projects in Africa.
A 'christian' Nigerian heads World Bank's Islamic banking section - Garba Shehu
22 Sep 2017
A 'Christian' Nigerian heads World Bank's Islamic banking section - Garba Shehu
Trump, Merkel and Trudeau support World Bank women's programme
8 Jul 2017
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke at a World Bank event on women on the sidelines of the G20 summit on Saturday (July 8).
Resolving Nigeria's power sector challenges
10 May 2017
Nigeria looks to the World Bank for a 5.2 billion dollar facility to expand electricity generation. Dallas Peavy, Managing Director and CEO of Egbin Power joins CNBC Africa to discuss ways to resolve the challenges in the country's power sector.
Power sector funding - World Bank team to visit Nigeria
24 Apr 2017
Power sector funding - World Bank team to visit Nigeria.
Nigerian finance minister's plans to boost economy
21 Apr 2017
Nigeria's finance minister Kemi Adeosun says the country needs to ask its economy much harder to produce much more revenues. CNBC caught up with her on the sidelines of the IMF/World Bank spring meetings to discuss the plans for Nigeria's economy.
Importance of WB, IMF Spring meetings to West Africa
20 Apr 2017
As the World Bank and IMF Spring meetings come to a close, CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Bismarck Rewane, about the importance of the meetings for Nigeria and Ghana.
Addressing Nigeria's infrastructure deficit
11 Apr 2017
The World Bank recently announced a 57 billion-dollar financing plan for sub-Saharan Africa over the next three years.