Nigeria

20-Sep-2019

NIGERIA: African Development Bank’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa approves $500,000 grant for clean energy

The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), managed by the African Development Bank, has approved a $500,000 grant to support the development and launch of the Nigeria Energy Access Fund (NEAF), a new private equity fund developed by All On, a Nigerian impact investment firm financed by Shell. NEAF will make strategic investments in sustainable energy in Nigeria, particularly in the country’s burgeoning off-grid and mini-grid sectors. The SEFA grant will support specific workstreams to set NEAF in motion and enhance its engagement with private and public sector investors. NEAF will be a...
16-Sep-2019

AMI - Niger - Projet d’Appui à la Mobilisation des Ressources et la Mise en œuvre du PDES 2017-2021

Le Gouvernement de la République du Niger a reçu un financement du Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement  et le Fonds Africain de Développement, afin de couvrir les coûts du Projet en objet et a l’intention d’utiliser une partie des sommes accordées au titre de ce financement pour financer les prestations relatives à l’audit financier du Projet d’Appui à la Mobilisation des Ressources et la Mise en Œuvre du PDES 2017-2021 – Ministère du Plan.
16-Sep-2019

Nigeria - National Climate Change Profile

The Federal Republic of Nigeria (henceforth ‘Nigeria’, shown below in Figure 1-1) is the most populated (~191,835,936 people) country in Africa. Over 47% of the population is urban and the country has an urbanisation rate of ~4.3% per year. Nigeria is the largest economy in Africa in terms of total GDP and GDP by PPP.
12-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Nigeria - Consultancy Services for Feasibility Studies, Detailed Engineering Design and Preparation of Bidding Documents for Rehabilitation of 500km of Rural Roads - Cross River Rural Access and Mobility Project (CR-RAMP 2)

11-Sep-2019

Prequalification - Nigeria - Reconstruction of the Abakaliki Ring Road Project - Ebonyi State Ring Road Project (EBRRP)

The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has received a loan from the Africa Development Bank (AFDB) towards the cost for the Ebonyi State Ring Road Project and it intends to apply part of the proceeds for toward payments under the contracts for Procurement of Contractors for the Construction of the Ebonyi State Ring Road Project, Section III: Nwezenyi - Ndoko (32.45 km), and (iv) Section IV: Ndoko - Ezzamgbo (32.45km)) of the Ebonyi State Ring Road Project. The Ebonyi State Ring Road Project Objective is to contribute to socio-economic development, poverty reduction through improved road...
06-Sep-2019

African Development Bank, African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership sign $5.4 million agreements to foster fertilizer market in Nigeria and Tanzania

The African Development Bank and the African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) have signed two grant agreements to implement trade credit guarantees worth $5.4 million to support fertilizer value chains in Nigeria and Tanzania, potentially benefitting hundreds of thousands of smallholder farmers. The organizations held a signing ceremony at the African Green Revolution Forum in Accra, Ghana on 5 September 2019. Dr. Jennifer Blanke, African Development Bank Vice President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development said the agreements would provide the inputs needed for...
05-Sep-2019

Multinational - Strengthening West Africa’s Public Health Systems Response to the Ebola Crisis (SWAPHS) - Appraisal Report

The objective of the project is to contribute to ongoing efforts to reduce morbidity, mortality and to break the chain of transmission of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) by strengthening sub-regional public health systems. In the short term, the Bank’sassistance will support the EVD Outbreak Response Plan of West Africa (July to December 2014). The main objectives of this plan are to:i) Stop transmission of EVD in the affected countries through scaling up effective evidence-based outbreak control measures and ii) Prevent the spread of EVD to at-risk neighbouringcountriesby strengthening...
05-Sep-2019

The African Development Bank to sign agreements to boost fertilizer market in Nigeria and Tanzania

WHO:        African Development Bank, African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership WHAT:      Signing Ceremony of Grant Agreements WHERE:   Accra International Conference Centre, Press Room, Accra, Ghana WHEN:     Thursday, 5 September 2019 TIME:        14:00-14:30 pm The African Development Bank and the African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) will sign two grant agreements for the implementation of fertilizer trade credit guarantee...
02-Sep-2019

Prequalification - Nigeria - Engineering design, procurement, manufacture, supply, construction & commissioning of 330kv double circuit quad conductor transmission lines - Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP 1)

The Federal Republic of Nigeria has applied for financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP 1), and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for the Engineering Design, Procurement, Manufacture, Supply, Construction & Commissioning of 330kV Double Circuit QUAD Conductor Transmission Lines. ​
02-Sep-2019

Prequalification - Nigeria - Engineering design, procurement, manufacture, supply, construction & commissioning of 330/132/33kv & 132/33kv substations - Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP 1)

The Federal Republic of Nigeria has applied for financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP 1), and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for the Engineering Design, Procurement, Manufacture, Supply, Construction & Commissioning of 330/132/33kV & 132/33kV Substations. ​
26-Aug-2019

Niger - Health care Quality Improvement Project in the Tahoua and Tillaberi Regions - Project Completion Report (PCR)

Combating poverty remains the country’s main development challenge. The Government adopted an interim poverty reduction strategy paper. In the health sector, the planning process initiated led to the drafting of the 1994-2000 Health Development Plan. A health sector policy declaration was adopted in 1995. The National Health Policy is "aimed at improving the health and nutritional status of individuals, families and communities through the applicaton of Primary Health Care".
20-Aug-2019

Working Paper 321 - Determinants of Antenatal Care Utilization in Nigeria

The study examines the determinants of antenatal care Utilization in Nigeria. Determinants of antenatal care utilization were categorized into economic and non-economic determinants. Estimates of the determinants of antenatal care utilization were derived from two-part model analysis using five rounds of Nigerian Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) from 1990 to 2013. Previous studies have used one or two rounds of surveys to estimate the determinants of antenatal care utilization using logit or count data (poison, negative binomial) model. However, health care utilization consists of two...
19-Aug-2019

EOI - Nigeria - Commercialization, Institutional Support, PPP Study and Technical Assistance Support to Taraba State Water Supply Agency (TSWSA) Consultancy Services

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online No. 760 of 17th November 2009 on-line and on the African Development Bank Group’s Website. The Federal Government of Nigeria on behalf of Taraba State Government has received financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project-Jalingo, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for Commercialization, Institutional Support, PPP Study and Technical Assistance...
14-Aug-2019

GPN - Nigeria - Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP-1) in the North-western, South-eastern and South-southern States

The Federal Government of Nigeria, on behalf of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has applied for financing to the amount of USD 200 Million (Two Hundred Million United States Dollars) from the African Development Bank (AfDB) toward the cost of the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP-1) in the North-western, South-eastern and South-southern States. It intends to apply part of the proceeds using Advance Contracting procedure to payments for Design, Manufacture, Supply, Installation & Commissioning of and Consultancy Services of transmission projects to be procured under...
31-Jul-2019

Multinational - Trans-Sahara Highway Project

31-Jul-2019

IFB - Nigeria - Desilting of Kware lake, channelization, head works water resources development, flood embankment dyke, 8km water conveyance canal and construction of Kware irrigation scheme (450ha) in Sokoto State.

This Invitation for Bids (IfB) follows the General Procurement Notice for this project, which appeared in the United Nations Development Business (UNDB) online Reference No.: AfDB 169-03/15 of 11 March 2015 and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website (www.afdb.org).
30-Jul-2019

AOI - Niger - Projet d’Interconnexion Nigéria – Niger – Bénin – Burkina Faso

L’invitation à soumissionner suit l'avis général d'acquisition pour ce projet qui a été publié sur UNDB online, sur le site Web du groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement. La République du Niger a reçu un financement de la Banque Africaine de Développement en diverses monnaies et de l’Union Européenne à l'effet de financer le Projet d’Interconnexion Nigéria – Niger - Bénin – Burkina Faso qu’elle a rétrocédé à la Société Nigérienne d’Electricité (Nigelec). Il est prévu qu'une partie des produits de ce financement soit appliquée aux règlements éligibles faisant partie du marché pour...
26-Jul-2019

Nigeria: Africa’s leaders, business champions in Abuja to chart a new course for the continent’s youth

Abuja, Nigeria, 26 July 2019 – Some of Africa’s most prominent leaders in business, politics and development are gathering this weekend to chart a course for the continent’s youth. The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum is a global flagship event that has attracted world business leaders and renowned entrepreneurs to the Nigerian political capital, Abuja. This is the fifth edition. African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina is participating in a panel discussion at the event, alongside Rwandan President Paul Kagame, Senegal’s Macky Sall and...
25-Jul-2019

Nigeria - Africa fertilizer financing mechanism (Affm) - Project Summary

The Africa Fertilizer Financing Mechanism (AFFM) was created in 2006 during the Abuja African Green Revolution summit. However it became operational in 2015, after achieving the initial capital of USD 10 Million. Following the realignment of the AFFM’s Strategy by the Governing Council in June 2018, it was decided that the AFFM focuses on the provision of credit guarantee as a tool for de-risking the financing of fertilizer value chain across the continent in order to reach the Abuja Declaration target of 50kg of fertilizer use per hectare. In regard to this new focus area, a feasibility...
24-Jul-2019

African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina to headline 2019 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum

  Who:     Dr Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank Group What:     - Breakfast meeting with President Félix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of the Congo                - Founders Presidential Dialogue at Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum When:     Saturday, 27 July 2019, 07.00 am – 12.00 pm Where:    Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina will headline the 5th...