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Nigeria receives $1.5 bln support from Qatar, G20 to battle insurgency

by on December 3, 2020 0
Nigeria has received about $1.5 billion support from the Republic of Qatar, G20 and ASHTROM to help equip the Armed Forces including the transformation of Nigerian Police training schools and colleges. The Republic of Qatar provided $1 billion through a Non-governmental Organisation (NGO), Africa Global Empowerment and Development Network (AGED-Network) to support the country’s... Read More

Mastercard Foundation offers 65,000 Nigerian farmers $20.4 mln grant

by on October 20, 2020 0
Mastercard Foundation is offering farmers in Nigeria with $20.4 million grant aimed at helping agriculture recover from the COVID-19 pandemic in a way that will help it to withstand future crises such as climate change. Under the arrangement, in which the Foundation teamed up with Alluvial Agriculture, a farming collective, some 200 tractors, 330,000... Read More

Nigeria extends N75 bln grants to small scale businesses

by on October 6, 2020 0
Nigeria will help cushion small business owners impacted by the coronvirus with grants from a N75 billion fund, its trade and investment ministry said. Close to a million people are expected to benefit from credit support to meet payroll obligations, fulfill official registration requirements and improve their operations hampered by Covid-19-related disruptions, according to... Read More