FSDH Presages Rise in Private Sector Investment in 2019

Posted by - December 24, 2019

FSDH Merchant Bank Limited  Analysts have predicted that the share of private sector investment in Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will average 23 per cent in 2019. It noted that private investment has been on an upward trend as it accounted for 19 per cent of GDP in 2018. The actual figure achieved in the

Agriculture Fast Track Fund set to launch 17 new projects

Posted by - April 12, 2019

The African Development Bank will on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 launch 17 new grant projects funded by the Agriculture Fast Track Fund (AFT) in support of agribusiness Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in eight African countries. The AFT Fund is managed by the Agriculture and Agro-Industry Department of the African Development Bank and supports the

AfDB Intends To Finance $24 Billion in Agriculture over Next 10 Years

Posted by - July 29, 2017

The African Development Bank (AfDB) will spend US $24 billion dollars in agriculture as part of its Feed Africa programme — a strategy for agricultural development in Africa. According to the president of the Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, said this in a speech he delivered at the 50th anniversary celebration of the International Institute for Tropical