World Bank approves $700m loan for Nigeria

The World Bank has approved a $700 million loan for the Nigeria Sustainable Urban and Rural Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene Programme (SURWASH). In a statement released Thursday, May 27, the World Bank said the loan will provide six million people with basic drinking water services and 1.4 million people access to improved sanitation services. […]

Buhari seeks Senate approval for fresh N2.3trn external loan

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has asked the Senate to approve another N2.3trillion ($6.18bn) external loan. This is contained in a letter addressed to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, and read at plenary on Tuesday. Buhari said the proposed loan which is equivalent to N2.3trillion is to finance the 2021 budget deficit of […]

West Ham Agree Loan Deal For Lingard

West Ham have agreed a deal to take Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard on loan for the remainder of the season. Lingard is expected to have his medical in Manchester before travelling to London to complete the move. If the deal is completed and Lingard is registered by midday on Friday, he will be available […]