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Purdue University Confers on Adesina the ‘Order of the Griffin’

Says green revolution only possible when seeds are sown on ridges of peace The 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African Development...

World Food Day: Africa to Lead as World Food Basket

The African Development Bank President, Akinwumi Adesina, will deliver the Norman Borlaug Lecture as part of the World Food Prize events taking place from...

AfDB-funded airport expansion project to increase annual passenger influx

The construction of a new terminal at Ghana’s flagship airport – Kotoka International Airport – is expected to make the country a destination of...

President Adesina wins World Food Prize award

The World Food Prize 2017 goes to Dr. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina, President of the African Development Bank Group "for helping Africa get it right...
Tony Elumelu, UBA Group PLC Chairman receiving Life Time Achievement Award in Ivory Coast recently

Tony Elumelu co-chairs World Economic Forum

This year’s event themed “Connecting Africa’s Resources through Digital Transformation” will witness regional and global leaders in business, government and civil society convene in...
Climate change

AfDB to increase climate financing to US$5 billion

AfDB?s climate spending would increase to 40 per cent of its total new investments by the targeted date. ?Climate change is both an urgent threat...
Muhammadu Buhari

We will not instruct any journalist to kill stories – Buhari advisor

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has disclosed that his principal will not request any journalist to...

Ponmo allegation denied

The Federal Government has dismissed a recent media report which stated that it has banned the consumption of ponmo, a delicacy obtained from...

Tomi Adesina To Roll Out ebook on Fun And Games

Screenwriter and fiction series writer, Tomi Adesina has revealed that she is set to release the ebook of her online series, ?All Fun and...

Rice smuggling into the Country is aided by Nigeria Customs

Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, yesterday flayed the  Nigerian Customs Service (NIS) over the  smuggling of rice into the country.He disclosed  that over...

Young Journalists Congratulate Adesina, NGE

The Nigerian ?Young? Journalists Forum (NGE)?has congratulated ?the Deputy Editor-in-chief? and Deputy Managing Director of Sun Newspapers, Femi Adesina on his? recent election as...

Adesina: Round Peg In Round Hole Says Gov Uduaghan

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has expressed happiness with Friday?s election of Mr. Femi Adesina, Deputy Editor-in-Chief of The Sun Newspapers as President...