AFDB endorses US$23m to support agribusinesses in eight African countries

Posted by - April 18, 2019

The Board of Directors of the Agriculture Fast Track Fund (AFT) of the African Development Bank (AFDB) have approved US$23 million grants to support agribusiness Small-and-Medium- sized Enterprises (SMEs) in eight African countries. The multi-donor Trust Fund is being supported by the governments of the United States of America, Denmark and Sweden through their development

Barclays Bank Ghana announces 35% growth in its support to customers

Posted by - April 1, 2019

Barclays Bank Ghana, a member of Absa Group, recorded an impressive growth of support to its customers and businesses during 2018, the bank’s 2018 financial results released recently has indicated. According to Barclays, it increased its loans and advances to customers to the tune of GH¢3,125 million last year which represented a growth rate of

UK Promises to Support Nigeria’s Agribusiness, Infrastructure, Others

Posted by - September 19, 2017

The United Kingdom has pledged to extend its support to the expansion and development of Nigeria’s Agribusiness, and infrastructure amongst other sectors. Speaking with newsmen in Lagos on Tuesday, the new Deputy British High Commissioner, Laure Beaufils said that the United Kingdom was increasingly focusing its partnerships with the rest of the world and countries

Diamond Bank to Support 50 Potential Entrepreneurs in Nigeria

Posted by - August 22, 2017

Committed to supporting entrepreneurs in Nigeria, Diamond Bank Plc, commenced the selection, training and empowerment of 50 entrepreneurs in the seventh edition of its Building Entrepreneurs Today (BET) initiative. The initiative, according to the bank, which is in partnership with the Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan Atlantic University, is aimed at supporting the Micro,