World Bank Expands Support for Nigerian Rural Development Scheme

The World Bank has released more than USD120 million to support the second phase of a rural development project in Nigeria.

In this phase of the project, the Nigerian government aims to build on the success of the project’s first phase, which covered two states and won USD60 million worth of World Bank funding, This Day reports. 

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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.