Financial Services Management 

Representatives Urge AfDB Board to Stop Further Harassment of Adesina

Home of Representatives has advised the Board of African Advancement Bank(AfDB)to stop further harassment of the bank’s President, Akinwumi Adesina. The call was sequel to a consentaneous adoption of a motion of Matter of Public Urgent Value by the Minority Leader of your home, Ndudi Elumelu (PDP-Delta), at plenary on Tuesday. Previously, Mr Elumelu recalled that at a conference of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in Khartoum, Sudan, in August,1963, a contract was grabbed the establishment of AfDB. He stated the agreement was co-signed by 23 African…

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Agriculture Financial Services 

African Development Bank to approve $14 million for innovative farming in Sierra Leone

Last Sunday, 9th February 2020, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, held talks with President Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone on the margins of the AU Summit, taking place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where both leaders discussed ways to improve farming in Sierra Leone, scale up nutrition and defeat stunting in children. “Mr President, malnutrition accounts for at least 11 per cent of Africa’s Gross Domestic Product. We have 65 per cent of the world’s remaining uncultivated arable land. We have an abundance of…

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