“Africa is now the place to be”: In Portugal, AfDB President calls for partnerships...

The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, has called for more partnerships to accelerate development of the African continent. “Africa is...

AfDB approves US$ 25 million to Zambia National Building Society

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved a US$ 25 million in Kwacha equivalent to Zambia National Building...

Chekkit App set to tackle fake drugs in Africa

Check the authenticity of the medicine you consume with the Chekkit App. What is counterfeit medicine? The definition encompasses an array of meaning, some...

10 Amazing Photos of the Skies and Sights in Katsina

Katsina state is a beauty yet unexplored. Its vast lands that stretch far across the horizon, like an unending day, is but a little...

Cape Verde to run 100% on Renewable Energy by 2025

by Erik Nordman, Grand Valley State University Cape Verde, the small island archipelago nation off Africa’s northwest coast, has set itself a very bold renewable energy target. As...

AfDB Group approves €98m loans and €17m partial risk guarantee for Air Côte d’Ivoire...

The AfDB Group's Board of Directors has approved a total AfDB loan of €98.06 million to finance a program of the regional airline, Air...

SEFA to support the development of a Biomass-to-Power plant in South Africa

The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) has approved US$990,000 to eThala Management Services, to support the development of a 10-MW Biomass-to-Power plant to be located...

AfDB approves €72 million loan for radical upgrade of Tunisia’s digital capability

The Board of the African Development Bank Group has approved a loan of €71.56 million to support the implementation of ‘Digital Tunisia 2020’ National...

Jumo Wins $150,000 annual Mastercard Foundation Clients at the Centre Prize

The Mastercard Foundation presented its third annual Clients at the Centre Prize to Jumo. The US$150,000 prize recognizes the innovative work of the South...

African Development Bank and Green Climate Fund in full-scale partnership to unlock Africa’s potential

If the fight against climate change is not won in Africa, it cannot be won anywhere else, said Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African...