David Malpass: World Bank to support Nigeria in lifting 100mn out of poverty

The World Bank says it is working to support the Nigerian Government in its bid to lift 100 million people out of poverty. The President of the World Bank Group, David Malpass also noted that the key objective of the bank is to help attract private investment to crowd-in financing for investments in infrastructure and human capital. This comes as the IMF revised Nigeria’s 2021 growth forecast to 2.5 per cent this year. Tilewa Adebajo, CEO of CFG Advisory joins CNBC Africa for more.

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 12:24:31 GMT
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