African Development Bank

AfDB President: Buhari’s leadership crucial to Africa’s development

Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank has asserted the importance of Nigeria’s leadership in developing the African continent. He added that achieving the desired development requires commitment and positive contribution of the most populous black nation. The former minister of Agriculture via a post on his Twitter page on Saturday noted that as the […]

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2023: Dele Momodu denies endorsing Tinubu for president

Dele Momodu, a presidential aspirant, on Saturday, denied endorsing Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the 2023 presidency. Momodu accused Tinubu’s media handlers of “fumbling” through cheap campaigns. He was reacting to the circulation of an old article he wrote in favour of the APC National Leader two years ago. […]

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Jennifer Blanke

AfDB vice-president, Blanke, resigns

The Vice President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development at the African Development Bank, Dr Jennifer Blanke, has resigned her position, Global TimesNG understands The bank disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement, saying Blanke’s resignation would take effect July 4, 2020. She was quoted as saying, “I am leaving purely for family reasons to […]

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