World bank approves $350m loan to Kaduna government
World bank approves $350m loan to Kaduna government.
Nigeria moves up 24 places on global 'doing business' rankings
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 advocates increase in human capital investment
World Bank advocates increase in human capital investment.
World Bank invites S.A companies to stake claim in $45 bn projects
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.
Trump, Merkel and Trudeau support World Bank women's programme
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
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.
Nigerian finance minister's plans to boost economy
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
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.