- Nigeria has had sluggish economic growth since the end of 2015 with the rate dropping to an estimated 3.0% in December 2015, leading the authorities to adopt an expansionary 2016 budget that aims to stimulate the economy.
- Security, fighting corruption, and improving the social welfare of Nigerians are at the heart of the development policy of the new administration that was inaugurated on 29 May 2015.
- Nigeria has been rapidly urbanising and fast-growing cities such as Lagos and Kano face increasing unemployment and income inequality because of poor urban planning and weak links between structural transformation and urbanisation.
|Area:||924,000 sq km|
|Total Population 2017:||191.8 Million|
|Urban Population 2017:||73.50%|
|Female Population 2017:||49.70%|
|GDP:||US$ 581.6 Billion|
|GNI Per Capita 2015:||US$ 2,820|
|Crude Birth Rate (per 1000):||38.10%|
|Human Development Index (rank / 188):||152|
|Human Development Index (scale 0 to 1):||0.527|
|Cumulative Approvals (1967-2016):||UA 6.1 Billion|
|P-GA-C00-001|| APPUI TECHNIQUE AU PROGRAMME NATIONAL D’EVALUATION ENVIRONNEMENTALE DES SITES INDUSTRIELS ET DES S ||ApprovedAPVD|
|P-MG-CZ0-002|| PROJET D’AMELIORATION DE L’EFFICACITE POUR LA REDUCTION DES RISQUES DE CATASTROPHES ||ApprovedAPVD|
- 15/06/2017 - AfDB and Export Trading Group (ETG) sign US$ 100 million non-sovereign guarantee corporate loan
- 13/06/2017 - African Development Bank Supports Afe Babalola University Expansion with a US$40 Million loan
- 23/05/2017 - AfDB agri-business funding lays strong foundation for transforming African agriculture