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Nigeria should expect more green bonds – Minister

By CNBC Africa
23 July 2018   |   11:28 am
Nigeria’s Minister of State for Environment Ibrahim Usman Jibril says the listing of the 10.69 billion naira, 5-year Sovereign green bond is the first of many to come, as the ministry aims to return to the market before the end of the year.

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