AfDB Affirms Support for Botswana

African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka affirmed that the agency is prepared to help Botswana address its economic challenges,

reported. Kaberuka spoke during the signing ceremony of a $1.5 billion energy diversification and budget support loan for the African nation. He was on a two-day official visit to Botswana, which he called "one of the best performing member countries" of AfDB.

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    Eliza Villarino is an associate editor for Devex and leads the company's news team in Manila. She played a critical role in conceptualizing the Development Newswire. Prior to joining Devex in 2004, she has already published articles and news briefs for Internet media organizations and for the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. She earned her bachelor's in political science and master's in public affairs from the University of the Philippines. Eliza is a member of Mensa Philippines.