AfDB President calls for general capital increase of Bank

The President of the African Development Bank Group, Akinwumi Adesina, on Wednesday called on Bank member countries to contribute to the seventh general capital increase to enable the institution to achieve its development goals. says a statement received Wednesday at APAS’expressing at the annual lunch of diplomats accredited in Côte d’Ivoire, Adesina shared with them […]

Cameroon – Chad Railway Project Kicks Off, As Both Sides Signs Aide-Momoire

The Government of Cameroon and that of Chad have signed an aide-memoire with the African Development Bank (AfDB) to extend the railway network linking Ngaoundere in Cameroon and Djamena in Chad. Cameroon’s Minister of Transport, Edgard Alain Mebe’e Ngo’o oversaw the signing ceremony this 18th July 2017. The signing paves the way for feasibility studies […]

Tunisia – World Bank Earmarks $100 Million To Protect Environment And Promote Development In Poorest Regions

The World Bank announced today a US$100 million project to support better management of forests, rangelands and agricultural landscapes for more jobs and increased incomes in the North-West and Center-West regions of Tunisia, where almost half of the poorest segment of the population are concentrated. While addressing the impacts of climate change and preserving the […]