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[Nigeria] Oranto Petroleum inks agreement, prepares to enter Niger Republic
30-10-2018 | 11:43:00
Nigeria-based Oranto Petroleum has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry Petroleum of the Republic of Niger.
African Development Bank approves the Africa Disaster Risks Financing Programme
30-10-2018 | 06:45:00
The African Development Bank has approved the Africa Disaster Risks Financing (ADRiFi) Programme, the institution’s first climate risk management programme to boost resilience and response to climate shocks in regional member countries.
OFID signs loan agreements of $80 million with Benin, Niger and China
23-10-2018 | 13:05:00
OFID – the OPEC Fund for International Development – has signed public sector loan agreements totaling more than $80 million. The agreements were signed by OFID Director-General Suleiman J Al-Herbish and ministers from the beneficiary countries.
Avon HMO, Piggybank.ng partner to better healthcare access in Nigeria
08-10-2018 | 11:24:00
With less than five per cent of the Nigerian population under any sort of healthcare cover, Piggybank.NG and Avon Healthcare have signed a strategic partnership to provide health insurance plans to Nigerian users with flexible monthly payments.
Video Games made-in-Africa reach the Global Scene during Devcom
07-08-2018 | 12:59:00
For the 10th anniversary of gamescom, during the largest European game convention, several African game developers will participate in devcom, the interdependent game developer conference.
Urbanization dampens growth opportunities in West Africa, World Bank
22-06-2018 | 11:12:42
While the cities of West Africa grapple with large migratory flows, consisting chiefly of young people, they must tackle the many challenges associated with this rapid urbanization.
Niger ratifies agreement on African Continental Free Trade Area
12-06-2018 | 09:50:00
The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has received from the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Niger to the AU the instrument of ratification of the Agreement on the African Continental Free Trade Area from Niger.
IFC invests in Bank of Africa to expand SME lending in eight countries
04-06-2018 | 13:14:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has announced a $60 million investment in a regional risk-sharing facility to support Bank of Africa Group’s lending to small and medium enterprises in eight African countries.
Emergency services alert App wins Miss Geek Africa 2018
10-05-2018 | 12:29:00
Salissou developed a mobile phone application called 'Saro App' that allows people to alert emergency services and inform them of the itinerary to take to reach the location.
Niger trains eyes on nuclear power to stem erratic electricity supply
27-04-2018 | 06:46:00
An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts has concluded an eight-day mission to Niger to review its infrastructure development for a nuclear power programme.
Nokia and Orange roll out 4G LTE in seven African countries in largest operation of its kind
08-03-2018 | 06:51:51
Nokia and Orange Middle East & Africa are rolling out a Nokia single radio access network and network management technology across seven African countries in a three-year modernization project to prepare for the launch of 4G services.
Belgium opens embassies in Benin, Guinea, Mali and Niger to foster bilateral cooperation
02-02-2018 | 06:03:00
Belgium Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo have announced the opening of 4 new Belgian embassies in Africa.
Millennium Challenge Corporation, Niger enter into a five-year, $437 million compact to promote economic growth, reduce poverty
31-01-2018 | 06:01:00
The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation and the Government of Niger celebrated the start of the five-year, $437 million MCC Niger Compact designed to promote economic growth and reduce poverty.
Niger receives $ 43 million from the African Development Bank in budgetary support
12-01-2018 | 06:40:00
Niger has received$ 43 million from the African Development Bank to support its budget.
ICD and BSIC Niger cooperate to finance SMEs in Niger
27-11-2017 | 07:05:00
The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector, the private sector arm of IDB Group, and BSIC Niger have entered into an agreement to finance SMEs in Niger.
[Niger] European Union and LWR launch $1.6 million initiative to increase resilience of 10,000 farmers to climate change
24-10-2017 | 09:12:52
Lutheran World Relief, with funding from the European Union, is launching a three-year initiative in Dosso, Niger to strengthen farmers’ resilience to climate change .
[Niger] AfDB commits $4 billion to boost vocational and technical training
29-09-2017 | 13:06:00
The African Development Bank (ADB) Group President, Akinwumi Adesina, has concluded his two-day official visit to Niger with a visit to the Kalmaharo Technical High School in Niamey, is supported by the Bank
Wafacash and WorldRemit expand partnership to offer instant money transfers across West and Central Africa
28-09-2017 | 11:19:43
Morocco-based financial services company Wafacash is scaling up operations with leading digital money transfer service WorldRemit to offer instant money transfers across West and Central Africa.
The AfDB in collaboration with Niger to speed up its development
28-09-2017 | 08:06:24
The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, arrived in Niamey on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 for a two-day official visit to Niger, which began with a meeting with the Head of State, Mahamadou Issoufou.
USAID to launch new country programs in West and Central Africa
25-09-2017 | 10:48:34
United States Agency for International Development Administrator Mark Green has announced that the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative , led by USAID and implemented together with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, will launch new country programs.
[Column] Aliko Dangote and Bill Gates: Why We are Hopeful About Improving Health in Africa
27-04-2017 | 08:01:00
This week, more than 138,000 vaccinators will fan out across five African countries in the Lake Chad area in a push to eliminate polio in Africa and rid the world of this terrible disease forever.