In Nigeria, Donors Join Forces to Promote Growth

    The U.K. Department for International Development earmarked 120 million pounds to support development in Nigeria, Daily Triumph reports. Beverly Warmington, director of DfID’s west and south Africa divisions, explained that the bilateral aid agency already drafted a joint partnership strategy with other Nigeria partners including the African Development Bank, World Bank and other bilateral agencies. The strategy outlines criteria to determine the most effective development programs in each state within Nigeria.

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      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.