Nigeria Lauds EIB Investments

    The European Investment Bank’s increased grants to Nigeria will bolster the government’s renewed push to boost the economy, Nigerian Vice President Goodluck Jonathan said as he welcomed a high-level bank delegation in Abuja Feb. 8. Jonathan said EIB’s investments in Nigerian infrastructure and small and medium-sized enterprises would serve as major impetus for the country’s economic growth, Nigeria’s Daily Times reports.

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