Africa

AfDB grants Ireland membership status

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved the application of the Republic of Ireland to become a member of the regional multinational institution and a state participant in the African Development Fund (AfDF). The decision […]

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AfDB tasks partners on sanitation

AfDB The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called on development partners to scale up support for implementation of sanitation programmes to fast track Africa’s progress and deliver on its promise to the continent. “Achieving the […]

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AfDB President, Adesina buries Dad

Late Chief Roland Folorunso Adesina, father of Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, President, African Development Bank (AfDB) was buried on Friday in Ibadan. Pa Adesina, 96, who died in March, was an accountant with the Western Regional […]