Nigeria

19-Nov-2019

EOI - TAAT - TAAT Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Assistant

This request for expression of interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website(www.afdb.org) 16th August, 2018 International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is implementing the TAAT Clearinghouse, financed through a grant from the African Development Bank towards the cost of the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) Program and intends to apply part of the proceeds for this grant to facilitate payment for a consultant-TAAT MEL Assistant for IITA Office Nairobi Kenya.
18-Nov-2019

Nigeria - Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Ltd Feed Conditioning Unit II - P-NG-GB0-003 - ESMP Summary

The Environmental and Social Management Plan (ESMP) for the inclusion of FCU2 unit in ongoing construction of IEFCL-Train2 Project within Indorama Complex, Eleme, Rivers State is proposed by Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals Limited. The construction and operation of FCU2 shall be a part of IEFCL-Train2 project. IEFCL have ESIA approval for IEFCL-Train2 Project and the FCU2 unit shall be a precursor of the IEFCL-Train2 Ammonia and Urea Plants. IEFCL also have the approved EMP for inclusion of FCU2 in IEFCL-Train2 project. IEFCLs Train 1 Fertilizer is already equipped with FCU unit...
12-Nov-2019

2019 Africa Investment Forum: Achieving an African economy four times bigger with only a 50% increase in energy demand

Africa has the potential to expand the continental economy fourfold, with energy demands expanding by only 50 percent, according to a new report. The International Energy Agency (IEA) unveiled its report on the first day of the second African Investment Forum in Johannesburg, South Africa. Africa Energy Outlook 2019 found that the continent’s future energy prospects look bright, but only if Governments can make the shift to more renewable energy sources. The report says there are three factors that will determine the continent’s future energy consumption - its growing population, the rapid...
06-Nov-2019

PPM - Nigeria - Institutional Support for Economic Management and Delivery

PPM - Nigeria - Institutional Support for Economic Management and Delivery
06-Nov-2019

PPM - Nigeria - Nigeria Electrification Project

PPM - Nigeria - Nigeria Electrification Project
06-Nov-2019

PPM - Nigeria - Say No To Famine

PPM - Nigeria - Say No To Famine
06-Nov-2019

PPM - Nigeria - Abia State Integrated Infrastructure Development Project (ABSIIDP)

PPM - Nigeria - Abia State Integrated Infrastructure Development Project (ABSIIDP)
06-Nov-2019

PPM - Nigeria - Ebonyi State Government- Abakaliki Ring Road Project

PPM - Nigeria - Ebonyi State Government- Abakaliki Ring Road Project
04-Nov-2019

African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina Receives Honorary Doctorate from Bowen University

The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, has been awarded an Honoris Causa from Bowen University in Nigeria. The award, which was presented at the 14th graduation ceremony of the University held on November 2, 2019, was in recognition of Adesina’s “immense contribution to promoting entrepreneurship on the African continent.” For almost a decade, African youth have continued to benefit from Adesina’s passion for innovation in agriculture as well as other market drivers. Reading his valedictory speech, Adesina urged universities to create an enabling environment...
30-Oct-2019

Nigeria country office of the African Development Bank launches jobs report

The Nigeria country office of the African Development Bank on 28 October 2019 launched the Bank’s ‘Creating Decent Jobs: Strategies, policies and instruments’ report in Nigeria. The report, first launched last month in Abidjan, cites growth in the African labour force as the fastest globally. However, successive years of robust macroeconomic policies, which have aided the remarkable economic growth rates for nearly two decades, have not created the jobs required to absorb the increasingly growing labour market entrants or led to sufficient poverty reduction. To reverse this trend economic...
23-Oct-2019

Nigeria: African Development Bank to launch ‘Creating Decent Jobs: Strategies, policies and instruments’ report in Abuja

Who:                     African Development Bank, Macroeconomics Policy, Forecasting and Research Department     What:                    Launch of the ‘Creating Decent Jobs: Strategies, policies and instruments’ report Venue:                  African Development Bank, Nigeria Country Department, Abuja...
23-Oct-2019

Zaria Springs to Life as African Development Bank Project provides 20,000 Households with Potable Water

“When the water was first released, we filled up our water containers, large and small, for the days ahead when the taps would go dry again. Surprisingly, the next day the taps were still flowing; they haven’t stopped since then.’ - Hauwa Sani, Housewife, Zaria City For the first time in over 30 years, taps in 20,000 households in Zaria City in northern Nigeria are flowing with potable water. Women and children no longer have to walk long distances in the scorching sun to fetch water from community boreholes. The risk of exposure to water-borne diseases from drinking water sold by vendors...
14-Oct-2019

EOI - Pan African University - Support the Operationalization of Pan African University Innovation Center of Excellence at PAULESI

This Invitation for EOI follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online AfDB238-04/14 of 2 April 2014 on-line and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website. The Pan African University Institute of Life and Earth Sciences including Health and Agriculture (PAULESI), now Requests for Expression of Interest from eligible firms for the Operationalization of the Innovation Center at PAULESI, IBADAN, NIGERIA. PAU is seeking to hire a firm that will support the institution develop strategies and pilot activities which will be hosted in...
14-Oct-2019

EOI - Pan African University - Recruitment of to Support the Operationalisation of Pan African University Innovation Centers of Excellence

The African Union Commission has received financing from the African Development Fund toward the cost of the support to the Pan African University, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract Recruitment of Firm to Support the Operationalisation of Pan African University Innovation Centers of Excellence. The service under this assignment is to provide Operationalisation of Pan African University Innovation Centers of Excellence. The consulting firm is expected to be able to have the capacity to express firm to support the university in...
09-Oct-2019

African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina receives Emeka Anyaoku lifetime achievement award

Former Commonwealth Secretary-General Emeka Anyaoku has presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to the African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina, describing him and the Bank’s work as “ legendary, unprecedented and worthy of emulation.” The Hallmarks of Labour Foundation presented the Outstanding International Icon Award to Adesina at a ceremony held in Lagos on October 6th. The Hallmarks of Labour Foundation is a non-profit that recognizes Africans who have achieved success through hard work, honesty, integrity, and justice in every field of human endeavour...
04-Oct-2019

Nigeria - Urban Water Reform and Akure Water Supply and Sanitation Project - NUWSRP III - ESMP Summary

Nigeria is the most populous country in sub-Saharan Africa with between 180 and 200 million people. It is estimated that more than 30 % of Nigerians have no access to safe water. The Government of Nigeria has long recognized the challenges facing its water sector. This includes:  Increasing population, Increasing urbanization Low access to services, Failure of undermaintained infrastructure, Poor capacity and performance of service providers. Thus, since early 2000, Nigeria has worked on water sector reforms, supported by various donors. Projects to increase access to...
03-Oct-2019

Nigeria - Support to health systems strenghtening for malaria elimination and nutrition improvement in Ondo State - PIU - Summary ESMP

Health is a key sector considered in the Federal Government of Nigeria’s most recent Medium–Term Development Economic Policy Thrust (2017 – 2020) articulated in its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). The Federal Government of Nigeria intends to invest in health and education to fill the skills gap in the economy and meet the international targets set under the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As part of the ERGP, the FGN developed the support to National Program on Malaria Elimination and Nutrition Improvement Project. The ERGP will improve the accessibility,...
03-Oct-2019

Nigeria - Support to health systems strengthening for malaria elimination and nutrition improvement in Anambra State - PIU - Summary ESMP

Health is a key sector considered in the Federal Government of Nigeria’s most recent Medium–Term Development Economic Policy Thrust (2017 – 2020) articulated in its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). The Federal Government of Nigeria intends to invest in health and education to fill the skills gap in the economy and meet the international targets set under the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As part of the ERGP, the FGN developed the support to National Program on Malaria Elimination and Nutrition Improvement Project. The ERGP will improve the accessibility,...
03-Oct-2019

Nigeria - Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing Project (RAAMP) In Anambra, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Gombe and Taraba States - Summary ESMF

The Federal Government of Nigeria has initiated the preparation of the Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing Project (RAAMP), the successor of the Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP). The project is being financed by the World Bank, the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Agence Francaise de Developpment (AFD). The World Bank and AFD are supporting 13 states namely: Abia, Akwa-Ibom, Bauchi, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Ogun, Ondo, Oyo, Plateau and Sokoto while AfDB will support 6 States including Benue, Borno, Anambra, Cross River, Gombe and Taraba.
03-Oct-2019

SPN - Nigeria - Rehabilitation, upgrading and extension of water supply systems for Port Harcourt and Obio Akpor local government areas, Rivers State, Nigeria

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB No. AfDB 752-11-14 of 11th November, 2014 on-line and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website. The Federal Republic of Nigeria has received Financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of Urban Water Sector Reform and Port Harcourt Water Supply and Sanitation Project. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan will be applied to eligible payments under the contract for REHABILITATION, UPGRADING AND EXTENSION OF WATER SUPPLY SYSTEMS FOR...