NIGERIA: Dangote Foundation Empowers 34,000 Women

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The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) has given financial support to about 34,000 women in all 34 local governments in Katsina state from about NGN10 billion micro-grant set aside for poor women all over the country. The NGN10 billion is set aside by Aliko Dangote Foundation to empower women economically to help them start a business… Continue reading NIGERIA: Dangote Foundation Empowers 34,000 Women

AfDB: Board Approves $4.8m Grant To Accelerate African Free Trade

The Board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved an institutional support grant of $4.8 million to be disbursed to the African Union (AU) in order to accelerate the momentum of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA), which received its 22nd ratification on 2 April, 2019 bringing the agreement into force. In… Continue reading AfDB: Board Approves $4.8m Grant To Accelerate African Free Trade