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Comments By W’Bank President On Africa’s Debt Profile Misleading, Inaccurate, Says AfDB

Comments By W’Bank President On Africa’s Debt Profile Misleading, Inaccurate, Says AfDB

Contrary to a recent claim by President of the World Bank Group, David Malpass, the African Development Bank (AfDB), on Thursday debunked allegations ...
World Bank, Partners, Pledge $53bn For Economic Growth, Jobs, Good Governance In Africa

World Bank, Partners, Pledge $53bn For Economic Growth, Jobs, Good Governance In Africa

A global coalition of development partners, on Friday, in Stockholm, Sweden, agreed to sustain the fight against extreme poverty, with a pledge of $82...
Georgieva, W’Bank CEO Replaces Yong Kim As Interim President Feb. 1

Georgieva, W’Bank CEO Replaces Yong Kim As Interim President Feb. 1

The World Bank Group, on Monday appointed its Kristalina Georgieva, 65 year-old Bulgarian and its Chief Executive, as replacement for Dr. Jim Yong Kim...
IMF To Help Nigeria, Others Improve Debt Management Capacity

IMF To Help Nigeria, Others Improve Debt Management Capacity

Following its worry about rising debts levels among low income and emerging market countries of the world, including Nigeria and other fellow African ...
FG, Switzerland Seal Deal On $321m Abacha Loot

FG, Switzerland Seal Deal On $321m Abacha Loot

The Federal Government, on Monday in Abuja, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Switzerland in a bid to facilitate the return of illegally...