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20 Dec
Pakistan hosted a conference of Muslim countries pledging financial assistance to stave off "chaos" in Afghanistan. They vowed to unlock frozen aid funds and set up a humanitarian trust.
18 Dec
The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami was berated by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) over plans to deduct about $418 million from the federal account to pay private contractors and firms allegedly owed by the 36 states and local governments over the Paris Club refund.⁣
7 Nov
Germany's environment minister says South Africa's coal phase-out "has the potential to become a blueprint for other regions." The US and several European countries pledged billions on clean energy development.
31 Mar 2021
The Greek island of Lesbos has become a symbol of Europe's failed refugee policies. European ideals are falling by the wayside in the refugee camps, but there are few alternatives elsewhere. Florian Schmitz reports.
14 Sep 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the minister of finance, CBN, and all other revenue-generating agencies to ensure a speedy release of funds.
28 Jul 2020
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Wednesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Wednesday.
10 Jul 2020
For many developing counties, remittances from citizens working abroad provide a major source of the much-needed funds back home. And has Covid-19 continue on its destructive path on the world economy, this has added so much pressure on the diaspora remittances of Nigeria as well.
15 Apr 2020
The WHO is financed by contributions from member states and outside donors. As of 2012, the largest annual assessed contributions from member states came from the United States ($110 million), Japan ($58 million), Germany ($37 million), United Kingdom ($31 million) and France ($31 million).
7 Oct 2019
Dino Melaye accuses FG of spending funds not appropriated
1 Oct 2019
Some Nigerians suffer from serious ailments which require surgical operations, and many of them die due to lack of funds.
22 Aug 2019
Hedge funds have lost 50% more money so far this year than in all of 2018. Bloomberg's Jennifer Surane reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
16 Jun 2017
U.S. authorities move to seize Leonardo DiCaprio's Picasso, 'stolen' funds in 1MDB case.

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