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I’ll spend more on infrastructure, Buhari pledges

Inaugurates 17-Storey NCDMB Building By Johnbosco Agbakwuru – Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday pledged to spend more on infrastructure across the country, focusing on finishing projects delivered by local contractors and technology that create jobs for thousands of Nigerians. President Buhari made the pledge at the virtual inauguration of the new headquarters building of
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Lagos reopens 20 LASRRA registration stations

Sanwo-Olu approves N100bn infrastructure devt bond

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, approved the issuance of N100 billion Bond, the third in its series aimed at improving infrastructure in the state. It is the largest bond issuance by any sub-national in Nigeria. Recall, the state government had previously issued bonds under N107.5billion and N167.5billion programmes, respectively. The
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Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB, Buhari, Pension funds, Infrastructure

AfDB backs spending of Pension funds on infrastructure

Says with $1.8tn pension/sovereign funds Africa has no business borrowing abroad Puts continent’s infrastructure gap at $108bn By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President of the African Development Bank, AfDB, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, yesterday gave his support for Nigeria to spend pension fund on infrastructure. Adesina said with the continent’s $1.8trillion pension and sovereign wealth assets, it has
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