Namibia Minister ask AFDB to hold tender process for major projects in the nation.
Minister for Finance, Calle Schlettwein has ask African Development Bank to stop the tender process for the rail and road project. This is as a result of dispute that the project will only favour foreign firm.… Read More
AFDB give Ghana US$1.5m as part of its plans to develop Africa’s energy deficits.
Ghanaian government has receive the sum of US$1.5m for its energy sector. This funds is from the African Development Bank Group (AFDB) with will help support the nation for energy generation. It will also help Ghana … Read More
Kenya Power will see its funding for the Last Mile Connectivity Project doubled by African Development Bank (AfDB).
AfDB gives Kenya US $30m for the first phase and second phase one of the Last Mile project money. The funds will cover 600,000 Kenyan households connected to electricity with 314,000 targeted … Read More
The African Development Bank has revealed plans to invest US $12bn in Nigeria’s energy programme.
AfDb President Akinwumi Adesina,confirmed the statement during the inaugural edition of the Africa Energy Market Place. Therefor there is need to act speedily to accelerate the plans to light up and power Africa.
“The … Read More
Ghana Finance Minister receives African Finance Minister of the year award.
At the annual meeting of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Busan, South Korea, Ghana’s Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta was named African Finance Minister of the year.
This award is in recognition of the recent positive performance of Ghana’s … Read More
Jigawa State Solar power progamme gets US$1.5m grant from AfDB.
The US$1.5m grant for the implementation of Jigawa state “One Giga Watt (GW) Independent Power Producer (IPP) Solar Procurement Programme”, have received approval from the African Development Bank (AfDB).
The approval shows the commitment of the bank towards developing renewable … Read More
Tanzania turn to AfDB for Power and Airport projects funding
Tanzania President Magufuli said that the country is in talks with the African Development Bank (AfDB) to finance two mega projects. These projects are Stiegler’s Gorge hydroelectric plant project and the modernization of Dodoma Airport.
According to the president, the … Read More
Tanzania Government seek fund for power plant project from AfDB.
Tanzania Government is seeking for fund from African Development Bank(AfDB) for its power plant project. President John Magufuli request for the support from AFDB, During a talk on Tanzania’s administrative capital Dodoma.
AFDB has received the request and is currently … Read More
Ghana gets loan from AfDB to construct alternative for Adomi bridge.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) have released US$20m loan to Ghana for the construction of a link road. The link road is between Volivo to Dorfor Adidome, where another bridge needs
to cut across the Volta lake near the … Read More
AFDB loans US$94.52m to uganda for the Kapchorwa-Suam-Kitale and Eldoret Bypass Roads Project.
Africa Development bank(AFDB) held a meeting with uganda government about the construction of a major road project in the nation that will help the country construction sector. The contract was signed after the meeting and a loan … Read More
AfDB sets up state-of-the-art office complex, to consolidate Nigeria as largest regional shareholder.
According to the communications department of the African Development Bank (AfDB), the bank has rewarded Nigeria as the bank’s largest regional shareholder by setting up a state-of-the-art office complex, which will be commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari … Read More
Ivory coast and Morocco gets loan from AFDB for Renewable projects.
The both country are set to get US $324m loan from the Africa development bank to support projects in their countries that will increase power supply and keep economic growth on track.
Morocco is expected to get US $265m … Read More
AFBD approve loan for new bauxite mine construction in Guinea which will help achieve the nation Vision 2035 goals.
Africa Development Bank (AFDB) has continue its strategic priorities on development with the approval of US $100m loan for a railway, port and mine construction in Guinea with the project in … Read More
Tunisia secure loan for north-east connectivity road from AFDB.
The loan which is for the north-east connectivity road support project was approved by the board of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) that will help Tunisia economy more competitive.
The project is aimed at supporting the growing demand for the … Read More
AfDB is set to approve US$60m loan to support farmers in Ghana’s Northern Savannah region.
The Board of Directors of African Development Bank (AfDB) are currently considering the approval of a US$60 million loan to support Ghana’s government Planting for Food and Jobs programme, which is a flagship programme that … Read More
AfDB says construction of Kenya-Tanzania highway is set to begin by 2018
According to Lawson Zankli, AfDB Chief Regional Program Officer, although the African Development Bank (AfDB) is currently looking for financial partners who will be able to invest US$385.2m for the construction of the highway that will connect Kenya … Read More
Second phase of Kenya’s Last Mile Connectivity Project (LMCP) begins.
Kenya’s utility company, Kenya Power, have signed 23 contracts for the implementation of the government initiative termed Last Mile Connectivity Project (LMCP), which aims to connect the entire country to the national electricity grid.
The project which is already in … Read More
Air Côte D’Ivoire secures €98m loan and €17.06m Partial Risk Guarantee for its expansion program
The Board of Directors of African Development Bank (AfDB) Group have approved a total of €98m loan for Air Côte D’Ivoire to enable the airline expand its operations. The loan consists of a €51.16 million … Read More
AfDb have compiled and released a list of the top 10 richest french speaking countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
In the latest reports by the African Development Bank (AfDB), The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has been considered as the country with the highest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Francophone Sub-Saharan … Read More
African Development Bank secure land for its new purposed office after Zambia’s minster of foreign affairs made land available.
Zambia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs has made land available for African Development Bank to construct its offices in the country. The bank has help the country to achieve its economic diversification … Read More