World Bank Earmarks Funds for Nigeria

The World Bank has allocated up to USD16.2 million to 72 Nigerian states, 243next.com reports. Each state would receive USD600,000 to help sustain the livelihood of poor rural families living there.

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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.